Chiayi Airport

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Coordinates: 23°27′16.0″N 120°23′50.9″E / 23.454444°N 120.397472°E / 23.454444; 120.397472

Chiayi Airport
(Shueishang Airport)

嘉義航空站
水上機場

Jiāyì Hángkōngzhàn
Shuǐshàng Jīchǎng
Chiayi AFB Apron in Open Day 20120811.jpg
IATA: CYIICAO: RCKU
CYI is located in Taiwan
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Location of airport in Taiwan
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Civil Aeronautics Administration
Ministry of National Defense
Location Chiayi County, Taiwan
Elevation AMSL 25 m / 82 ft
Website Chiayi Airport
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
18R/36L 3,050 10,006 Concrete
18L/36R 1,618 5,308 Asphalt

Chiayi Airport (traditional Chinese: 嘉義航空站; simplified Chinese: 嘉义航空站; pinyin: Jiāyì Hángkōngzhàn) (IATA: CYIICAO: RCKU), commonly known as Shueishang Airport (traditional Chinese: 水上機場; simplified Chinese: 水上机场; pinyin: Shuǐshàng Jīchǎng), is an airport in Chiayi County, Taiwan. The airport has two runways, and it is used as a Civil Airport and ROCAF Air Base.

A number of US Air Force units have been stationed at Chiayi Air Base, including the 67th Fighter-Bomber Squadron from 27 January – 17 February 1955 and 1 July – 1 October 1955.

History[edit]

The airport was opened on 1 January 1978. It underwent expansion in 1995 and it is still in use until now.[1]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Uni Air Kinmen, Makung

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