Daegu International Airport
|Daegu International Airport
Daegu Gukje Gonghang
Taegu Kukche Konghang
|IATA: TAE – ICAO: RKTN
|Operator||Korea Airports Coorporation, Republic of Korea Airforce|
|Elevation AMSL||116 ft / 35 m|
|Sources: World Aero Data
Korea Airports Corporation
Daegu International Airport (Hangul: 대구국제공항; Hanja: 大邱國際空港; Revised Romanization: Daegu Gukje Gonghang; McCune-Reischauer: Taegu Kukche Konghang) (IATA: TAE, ICAO: RKTN) is primarily a domestic airport in the city of Daegu, South Korea. Asiana Airlines and Korean Air provide limited international flights to China and Thailand. A new runway (13R/31L) was recently constructed. In 2011, 1,178,212 passengers used the airport.
Daegu is important spot of Yeongnam region transportation that railroads such as Gyeongbu Line and Daegu Line, Gyeongbu Express Highway, 88 Olympic Express Highway. And it is performing function of central point of logistics and trade of Gyeongsangdo where are total trade center and total circulation complex etc.
By adopting arrangement concept symbolizing Ouga (Song of five friends; water, rock, pine tree, bamboo and moon) by Yun Seon Do and the shape of flying crane, comfortable and pleasant environment is composed.
The parking lot at the airport can accommodate about 1,097 cars. The largest feature of it is using automatic parking system.
Paid parking lot in Daegu International Airport. On the front of passenger terminal, there is a parking lot that can park 1,100 cars at the same time, and it opens from 6 am to 10 pm.
Airlines and destinations
The following destinations are directly served from Daegu (as of February 2012)
|China Eastern Airlines||Shanghai-Pudong|
|Korean Air||Jeju, Seoul-Incheon|