Dongsha Island Airport

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Dongsha Island Airport

Dōngshā Kōngjūn Jīdì
Dōngshā Jīchǎng
Airport type Military
Operator Coast Guard Administration (Taiwan)
Serves Dongsha Islands, Republic of China (Taiwan)
Location Dongsha Island
Coordinates 20°42′N 116°43′E / 20.700°N 116.717°E / 20.700; 116.717Coordinates: 20°42′N 116°43′E / 20.700°N 116.717°E / 20.700; 116.717
RCLM is located in South China Sea
Location of airport in the South China Sea
Direction Length Surface
m ft
11/29 1,550 5,085 Concrete

Dongsha Island Airport (IATA: DSXICAO: RCLM) is an airport located on Dongsha Island, the largest of the Dongsha Islands belonging to the Republic of China (Taiwan). The airport is mainly used for military purposes and is not open to the general public, with regular weekday C-130 transport plane flights chartered by the Republic of China Air Force. Uni Air offers flights from Kaohsiung once per week each Tuesday, however the service is only available for Coast Guard Administration staff.

Since there are no refueling facilities within the airport, there is a limit of 56 passengers and 500 kilograms of cargo load per flight.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Republic of China Air Force Kaohsiung[2]
Uni Air Kaohsiung[2]

See also[edit]