Foshan Shadi Airport

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Foshan Shadi Airport
佛山沙堤机场
Fóshān Shādī Jīchǎng
IATA: FUOICAO: ZGFS
Summary
Airport type Military/Public
Serves Foshan, Guangdong, China
Coordinates 23°04′57″N 113°04′15″E / 23.08250°N 113.07083°E / 23.08250; 113.07083Coordinates: 23°04′57″N 113°04′15″E / 23.08250°N 113.07083°E / 23.08250; 113.07083
Map
FUO is located in Guangdong
FUO
FUO
Location of airport in Guangdong
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
01/19 2,800 9,186
Source: [1]
Foshan Shadi Airport
Simplified Chinese 佛山沙堤机场

Foshan Shadi Airport (Chinese: 佛山沙堤机场; pinyin: Fóshān Shādī Jīchǎng) (IATA: FUOICAO: ZGFS), or Shadi Air Base, is a dual-use military and public airport serving the city of Foshan in Guangdong Province, China.

History[edit]

Shadi Air Base is an airbase of People's Liberation Army Air Force. A squadron of J8-2 fighters are in support of the People's Liberation Army Hong Kong Garrison.[citation needed]

Commercial flights started in 1987, but ceased in 2002 due to government policy. The airport was reopened to the public in 2009.[2]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
China United Airlines Beijing-Nanyuan,Shanghai-Pudong

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