Nyaung U Airport

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Nyaung U International Airport
Nyaung U Airport.JPG
Bagan Nyaung Oo Airport, February 2009


NYU is located in Burma
Location of airport in Burma
Airport type Public
Operator Government
Serves Bagan, Myanmar (Burma)
Location Nyaung U (Nyaung Oo)
Elevation AMSL 312 ft / 95 m
Coordinates 21°10′44″N 094°55′49″E / 21.17889°N 94.93028°E / 21.17889; 94.93028
Direction Length Surface
m ft
18/36 2,591 8,500 Asphalt
Sources: [1][2]

Nyaung U Airport (Burmese: ပုဂံညောင်‌ဦးလေဆိပ်) (IATA: NYUICAO: VYBG) is an airport located in Nyaung-U (or Nyaung Oo), a town in the Mandalay Region, Burma (Myanmar). It is the primary air gateway to the city of Bagan and surrounding areas. It also known as Nyaung Oo Airport or Bagan Nyaung Oo Airport.


The airport resides at an elevation of 312 feet (95 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 18/36 with an asphalt surface measuring 2,591 by 30 metres (8,501 ft × 98 ft).[1]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Air Bagan Mandalay, Yangon
Air KBZ Heho, Mandalay, Yangon
Air Mandalay Heho, Mandalay, Thandwe, Yangon
Asian Wings Airways Heho, Mandalay, Yangon
Mann Yatanarpon Airlines Mandalay, Yangon, Heho, Thandwe, Kengtung, Tachilek, Myitkyina
Myanmar Airways Heho, Yangon
Yangon Airways Heho, Kengtung, Mandalay, Naypyidaw, Yangon


  1. ^ a b Airport information for VYBG from DAFIF (effective October 2006)
  2. ^ Airport information for NYU at Great Circle Mapper. Source: DAFIF (effective Oct. 2006).

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