Port Hedland International Airport
|Port Hedland International Airport|
|Entrance to the terminal, 2012.|
|IATA: PHE – ICAO: YPPD|
|Owner||Town of Port Hedland|
|Operator||Manager Airport, Port Hedland International Airport|
|Serves||Port Hedland and South Hedland|
|Location||Port Hedland, Western Australia|
|Elevation AMSL||33 ft / 10 m|
|Sources: Australian AIP and aerodrome chart|
Port Hedland International Airport (IATA: PHE, ICAO: YPPD) is an airport serving Port Hedland, Western Australia. The airport is 5 nautical miles (9.3 km; 5.8 mi) southeast of Port Hedland and 11 km (6.8 mi) from South Hedland and is owned by the Town of Port Hedland Council. It is an important airport for passengers who work in the growing mining industry.
It is undergoing upgrades. Stage one of works include the extension of an existing taxiway and installation of new lighting, the construction of a new taxiway, widening of taxiway intersections and the extension of the domestic and international arrivals and departures area. This was to be completed by the end of July 2011.
Airlines and destinations
|Airnorth||Broome, Darwin, Karratha|
|Qantas||Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth|
|Qantas operated by QantasLink||Perth|
|Virgin Australia Regional Airlines||Broome, Denpasar, Karratha, Perth|
|Year||Revenue passengers||Aircraft movements|
|Rank||Airport||Passengers carried||% change|
|1||Western Australia, Perth Airport||339,246||n/a*|
*Port Hedland-Perth route data only included from August 2009
- PDF). AIP En Route Supplement from Airservices Australia, effective 29 May 2014, Aeronautical Chart (
- PHIA Upgrades will Reduce Carbon Emissions and Flight Delays - Town of Port Hedland media release. Retrieved 4 August 2011
- Fiscal year 1 July - 30 June
- "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"
- "Australian Domestic Airline Activity 2010-11". Bureau of Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Economics (BITRE). May 2012. Retrieved 27 June 2012. Refers to "Regular Public Transport (RPT) operations only"
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