Sunan Shuofang International Airport
|Sunan Shuofang International Airport
Sūnán Shuòfàng Guójì Jīchǎng
|IATA: WUX – ICAO: ZSWX|
|Owner/Operator||Sunan Shuofang International Airport Ltd.|
|Serves||Wuxi and Suzhou|
|Location||Shuofang Subdistrict, Wuxi, Jiangsu|
|Elevation AMSL||5 m / 16 ft|
Sunan Shuofang International Airport (IATA: WUX, ICAO: ZSWX) is an airport serving the cities of Wuxi and Suzhou in southern Jiangsu Province, China (Sunan meaning "Southern Jiangsu" in Chinese). It is located in the Shuofang Subdistrict (硕放街道), 12 kilometres (7.5 mi) southeast of Wuxi and 22 km (14 mi) northwest of Suzhou. The airport was built in 1955 for military use, and commercial flights only started in 2004. Formerly called Wuxi Shuofang Airport (无锡硕放机场), it took the current name in November 2010 and is now co-owned by the governments of Wuxi, Suzhou, and Jiangsu Province. In 2010 Sunan Airport handled 2,535,277 passengers, making it the 39th busiest airport in China.
Airlines and destinations
|China Eastern Airlines||Beijing-Capital, Changsha, Chengdu, Chongqing, Guangzhou, Guiyang, Kunming, Lanzhou, Shenzhen, Xi'an|
|China Eastern Airlines||Hong Kong, Singapore (begins 18 December 2013), Taipei-Taoyuan
Charter: Bangkok-Suvarnabhumi, Jeju, Phuket, Siem Reap
|China Southern Airlines||Dalian, Guangzhou|
|Shenzhen Airlines||Beijing-Capital, Changsha, Chengdu, Chongqing, Dalian, Fuzhou, Guangzhou, Guiyang, Haikou, Jieyang, Kunming, Sanya, Shenyang, Shenzhen, Wuhan, Xiamen, Zhuhai|
|Shenzhen Airlines||Macau, Osaka-Kansai, Taipei-Taoyuan|
|Donghai Airlines||Beijing-Capital, Quanzhou, Shenzhen|
|Yangtze River Express||Hong Kong, Shanghai-Pudong|
- (Chinese) Wuxi Airport Co., Ltd.
- Airport information for Sunan Shuofang International Airport at Great Circle Mapper.
- "China Eastern Adds Wuxi – Singapore Service from late-December 2013". airlineroute. 12 November 2013. Retrieved 12 November 2013.