Depati Amir Airport

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Depati Amir Airport
Bandar Udara Depati Amir
Depatiamirairport.jpg
Summary
Airport type Public
Owner Government of Indonesia
Operator PT Angkasa Pura II
Serves Pangkal Pinang, Bangka-Belitung, Indonesia
Focus city for
Elevation AMSL 109 ft / 33 m
Coordinates 02°09′43″S 106°08′20″E / 2.16194°S 106.13889°E / -2.16194; 106.13889
Website http://www.depatiamir-airport.co.id/
Map
PGK is located in Sumatra Topography
PGK
PGK
Location of airport in Sumatra
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
16/34 2,600 8,530 Asphalt
Statistics (2011)
Passengers 1,325,522
Source: DAFIF[1][2]

Depati Amir Airport (Indonesian: Bandar Udara Depati Amir) (IATA: PGK[3]ICAO: WIPK[2], formerly WIKK[4]), also known as Pangkal Pinang Airport, is an airport serving Pangkal Pinang, the largest town on the island of Bangka and the capital of the province of Bangka-Belitung in Indonesia. The airport is located around 5 km from the city center. It is one of the two main airport in Bangka-Belitung province, the other being H.A.S. Hanandjoeddin International Airport in Belitung.

Terminal[edit]

After delayed for many times, a new airport terminal finally started operation on 11 January 2017. With an investment of about 300 billion, the construction of the terminal is able to increase the passenger capacity of 350 thousand passengers per year to more than 1.5 million passengers per year. The new terminal building stands on an area of 12 thousand square meters of total land area of about 152 hectares. Nevertheless, it is currently only able to serve domestic flights Revitalization is done on the airport's landside which includes construction of a new terminal, improvement of terminal facilities, construction of a new apron, as well as construction of a larger and more spacious car parking area. Besides wider, the new terminal has a modern design and is equipped with additional amenities such as food courts, executive break room, internet facilities, disabled toilets, as well as a room mother and child.[5] Other facilities include 12 check-in counters, 3 departure gates, and 2 jetbridges. The new parking facilities are now capable of accommodating 300 cars and 120 motorcycles.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Citilink Jakarta–Soekarno–Hatta
Garuda Indonesia Jakarta–Soekarno–Hatta
Garuda Indonesia
operated by Explore
Palembang, Tanjung Pandan
Lion Air Jakarta–Soekarno–Hatta, Palembang
Nam Air Palembang, Tanjung Pandan
Sriwijaya Air Jakarta–Soekarno–Hatta, Palembang
Susi Air Dabo
Wings Air Batam, Tanjung Pandan

References[edit]

  1. ^ Airport information for WIPK from DAFIF (effective October 2006)
  2. ^ a b Airport information for PGK / WIPK at Great Circle Mapper. Source: DAFIF (effective October 2006).
  3. ^ Accident history for PGK / WIPK at Aviation Safety Network
  4. ^ Airport information for WIKK at Great Circle Mapper.
  5. ^ Bandara Pangkalpinang Kini Punya Terminal Senilai Rp300 M

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