Devonport Airport

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Devonport Airport
IATA: DPOICAO: YDPO
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Tasmanian Ports Corporation Pty. Ltd.
Serves Devonport, Tasmania, Australia
Elevation AMSL 33 ft / 10 m
Coordinates 41°10′11″S 146°25′49″E / 41.16972°S 146.43028°E / -41.16972; 146.43028Coordinates: 41°10′11″S 146°25′49″E / 41.16972°S 146.43028°E / -41.16972; 146.43028
Website tasports.com.au/...
Map
YDPO is located in Tasmania
YDPO
YDPO
Location in Tasmania
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
06/24 1,838 6,030 Asphalt
14/32 880 2,887 Grass
Statistics (2010/11[1])
Revenue passengers 139,019
Aircraft movements 4,416
Sources: Australian AIP and aerodrome chart,[2] passenger and aircraft movements from the BITRE[3]

Devonport Airport (IATA: DPO[4]ICAO: YDPO) is a regional airport serving Devonport, a city in the Australian state of Tasmania.[2] It is located 10 km (6.2 mi) from the town centre, on Wesley Vale and Airport Roads.[5] The airport is operated by the Tasmanian Ports Corporation[2] (Tasports),[6] which previously operated the larger Hobart International Airport.

Facilities[edit]

The airport resides at an elevation of 33 ft (10 m) above sea level. It has two runways: 06/24 with an asphalt surface measuring 1,838 m × 45 m (6,030 ft × 148 ft) and 14/32 with a grass surface measuring 880 m × 30 m (2,887 ft × 98 ft).[2]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
QantasLink operated by Eastern Australia Airlines Melbourne

Statistics[edit]

Devonport Airport from the air
Devonport Airport facilities

Devonport Airport was ranked 40th in Australia for the number of revenue passengers served in financial year 2010-2011.[1][3]

Annual passenger and aircraft statistics for Devonport[3]
Year[1] Revenue passengers Aircraft movements
2001-02
101,605
5,116
2002-03
109,388
5,271
2003-04
117,048
5,292
2004-05
116,139
5,648
2005-06
92,805
4,335
2006-07
88,308
4,423
2007-08
98,706
5,273
2008-09
114,514
4,623
2009-10
124,716
4,244
2010-11
139,019
4,416

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Fiscal year 1 July - 30 June
  2. ^ a b c d YDPO – Devonport (PDF). AIP En Route Supplement from Airservices Australia, effective 6 March 2014, Aeronautical Chart
  3. ^ a b c "Airport Traffic Data 1985-86 to 2010-11". Bureau of Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Economics (BITRE). May 2012. Retrieved 27 June 2012.  Refers to "Regular Public Transport (RPT) operations only"
  4. ^ Accident history for Devonport Airport at Aviation Safety Network
  5. ^ "Airport Guide: Devonport Airport". Qantas. Retrieved 2 August 2011. 
  6. ^ "Devonport Airport". Tasmanian Ports Corporation (Tasports). Retrieved 2 August 2011.