Devonport Airport

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Devonport Airport
Devonport Airport Logo.png
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Tasmanian Ports Corporation Pty. Ltd.
Serves Devonport, Tasmania, Australia
Elevation AMSL 33 ft / 10 m
Coordinates 41°10′11″S 146°25′49″E / 41.16972°S 146.43028°E / -41.16972; 146.43028Coordinates: 41°10′11″S 146°25′49″E / 41.16972°S 146.43028°E / -41.16972; 146.43028
Website Devonport Airport
Map
YDPO is located in Tasmania
YDPO
YDPO
Location in Tasmania
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
06/24 1,838 6,030 Asphalt
14/32 880 2,887 Grass
Statistics (2010/11[1])
Revenue passengers 139,019
Aircraft movements 4,416
Sources: Australian AIP and aerodrome chart,[2] passenger and aircraft movements from the BITRE[3]

Devonport Airport (IATA: DPO[4]ICAO: YDPO) is a regional airport serving Devonport, a city in the Australian state of Tasmania.[2] It is located 10 km (6.2 mi) from the town centre at Pardoe Downs, on Wesley Vale and Airport Roads.[5] The airport is operated by the Tasmanian Ports Corporation[2] (Tasports),[6] which previously operated the larger Hobart International Airport.

Facilities[edit]

The airport resides at an elevation of 33 ft (10 m) above sea level. It has two runways: 06/24 with an asphalt surface measuring 1,838 m × 45 m (6,030 ft × 148 ft) and 14/32 with a grass surface measuring 880 m × 30 m (2,887 ft × 98 ft).[2]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
QantasLink operated by Eastern Australia Airlines Melbourne
Sharp Airlines Launceston

Statistics[edit]

Devonport Airport from the air
Devonport Airport facilities

Devonport Airport was ranked 40th in Australia for the number of revenue passengers served in financial year 2010-2011.[1][3]

Annual passenger and aircraft statistics for Devonport[3]
Year[1] Revenue passengers Aircraft movements
2001-02
101,605
5,116
2002-03
109,388
5,271
2003-04
117,048
5,292
2004-05
116,139
5,648
2005-06
92,805
4,335
2006-07
88,308
4,423
2007-08
98,706
5,273
2008-09
114,514
4,623
2009-10
124,716
4,244
2010-11
139,019
4,416
Annual passenger and aircraft statistics for Devonport[3]
Year[1] Revenue passengers
2012
135,700
2013
128,100
2014
135,800

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d Fiscal year 1 July - 30 June
  2. ^ a b c d YDPO – Devonport (PDF). AIP En Route Supplement from Airservices Australia, effective 10 November 2016, Aeronautical Chart
  3. ^ a b c d "Airport Traffic Data 1985-86 to 2010-11". Bureau of Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Economics (BITRE). May 2012. Archived from the original on 24 March 2012. Retrieved 27 June 2012.  Refers to "Regular Public Transport (RPT) operations only"
  4. ^ Accident history for Devonport Airport at Aviation Safety Network
  5. ^ "Airport Guide: Devonport Airport". Qantas. Retrieved 2 August 2011. 
  6. ^ "Devonport Airport". Tasmanian Ports Corporation (Tasports). Retrieved 2 August 2011. 

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