Vinh Airport

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Vinh Airport
Sân bay Vinh

IATA: VIIICAO: VVVH

VII is located in Vietnam
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Location of airport in Vietnam
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Middle Airport Authority
Location Vinh
Elevation AMSL 20 ft / 6 m
Coordinates 18°44′12.21″N 105°40′15.17″E / 18.7367250°N 105.6708806°E / 18.7367250; 105.6708806Coordinates: 18°44′12.21″N 105°40′15.17″E / 18.7367250°N 105.6708806°E / 18.7367250; 105.6708806
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
17/35 7,874 2,400 Asphalt

Vinh Airport (IATA: VIIICAO: VVVH) (Vietnamese: Sân bay Vinh) is located in Vinh city of Nghe An province northern Vietnam. It is a mixed military/civil airport. It used to be one of the two major military airbases in Vietnam besides Gia Lam Airbase in Hanoi.

In 2010, the airport handled 276,612 passengers and is expected to reach 1.2 million passengers in 2014.[1] During 2006-2010, the airport has seen the annual increase of passengers of around 60%. A new terminal with designed capacity of 3 million passengers per year and estimated cost of 800 billion VND (around $37.65 million) is under construction.[1]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Jetstar Pacific Airlines Buon Ma Thuot, Ho Chi Minh City
VietJet Air Da Lat, Ho Chi Minh City
Vietnam Airlines Buon Ma Thuot, Da Nang, Ha Noi, Ho Chi Minh City, Vientiane

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Cảng hàng không Vinh đón hành khách thứ 1 triệu". Vietnamnet.vn. VietNamNet. Retrieved 29 October 2014.  |first1= missing |last1= in Authors list (help)

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