Magong Airport

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Magong Airport
馬公航空站
馬公機場

Mǎgōng Hángkōngzhàn
Mǎgōng Jīchǎng
Magong Airport.jpg
Magong Airport Terminal
IATA: MZGICAO: RCQC
MZG is located in Taiwan
MZG
MZG
Location of airport in Taiwan
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Civil Aeronautics Administration
Location Magong
Coordinates 23°34′00″N 119°37′48″E / 23.56667°N 119.63000°E / 23.56667; 119.63000Coordinates: 23°34′00″N 119°37′48″E / 23.56667°N 119.63000°E / 23.56667; 119.63000
Website mkport.gov.tw
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
02/20 9,843 3,000 Concrete

Magong Airport (Chinese: 馬公機場; pinyin: Mǎgōng Jīchǎng) (IATA: MZGICAO: RCQC) is an airport in Magong City, Penghu County, Taiwan.

The airport began operations in 1977 with a 12-story terminal and now rebuilt as a 3-story terminal today.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Daily Air Cimei
Far Eastern Air Transport Kaohsiung, Taipei-Songshan, Zhengzhou
Charter: Kinmen[1]
Mandarin Airlines Taichung, Taipei-Songshan
TransAsia Airways Kaohsiung, Kinmen, Taipei-Songshan
Uni Air Chiayi, Kaohsiung, Taichung, Tainan, Taipei-Songshan

Accidents[edit]

  • On July 23, 2014, TransAsia Airways Flight 222 crashed during a second attempt landing during bad weather. The flight originated from Kaohsiung International Airport. The ATR 72-500 was carrying 58 passengers. 11 survived the initial crash but succumbed to their injuries during the following days. On the ground, 5 were injured and two homes caught fire due to the crash.

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