Bole Alashankou Airport

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Bole Alashankou Airport
Bólè Ālāshānkǒu Jīchǎng
Airport type Public
Serves Bole, Alashankou and Shuanghe
Elevation AMSL 382 m / 1,253 ft
Coordinates 44°53′42″N 82°17′59″E / 44.89500°N 82.29972°E / 44.89500; 82.29972Coordinates: 44°53′42″N 82°17′59″E / 44.89500°N 82.29972°E / 44.89500; 82.29972
BPL is located in Xinjiang
Location of airport in Xinjiang
Direction Length Surface
m ft
2,600 8,530

Bole Alashankou Airport (Chinese: 博乐阿拉山口机场) (IATA: BPLICAO: ZWBL) is an airport serving the cities of Bole and Alashankou in Bortala Mongol Autonomous Prefecture and Shuanghe in Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, China. It is located 18 kilometers east of Bole, 50 kilometers south of the Alashankou border crossing with Kazakhstan, and 10 kilometers north of Shuanghe. Construction started in July 2009 with an investment of 320 million yuan, and the airport was opened on 10 July 2010.[1][2]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Tianjin Airlines Ürümqi

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