Muan International Airport

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Muan International Airport
무안국제공항
務安國際空港

Muan Gukje Gonghang
Muan Kukche Konghang
Muan airport South Korea 20080105.jpg

IATA: MWXICAO: RKJB

MWX is located in South Korea
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Location of airport in South Korea
Summary
Airport type Public
Owner Korea Airports Corporation
Operator Korea Airports Corporation
Serves Gwangju, Mokpo
Location Muan, South Jeolla Province, South Korea
Coordinates Coordinates: 34°59′29.06″N 126°22′58.13″E / 34.9914056°N 126.3828139°E / 34.9914056; 126.3828139
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
01/19 9,186 2,800 Concrete
Statistics (2011)
Passengers 90,788
Source:airport-information.com[1]

Muan International Airport (Hangul: 무안국제공항, Hanja: 務安國際空港) Revised Romanization of Korean; Muan Gukje Gonghang, McCune-Reischauer; Muan Kukche Konghang) (IATA: MWXICAO: RKJB) is an airport in Muan County, Jeollanam-do. Construction of the airport began in 1997 and the airport opened on November 9, 2007. The airport serves the cities of Gwangju and Mokpo. It replaced the nearby Mokpo Airport and is expected to replace the nearby Gwangju Airport in the near future as well. In 2011, 91,788 passengers used the airport. The airport is managed by the Korea Airports Corporation.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Asiana Airlines Beijing-Capital, Jeju
China Eastern Airlines Shanghai-Pudong
China Southern Airlines Charter: Shenyang

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "South Korea Traffic Statistics". airport-information.com. 
  • "Muan Airport". Korea Airports Corporation website. Retrieved June 25, 2005. 

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