Kuqa Qiuci Airport
|Kuqa Qiuci Airport
Kùchē Qiūcí Jīchǎng
|Serves||Kuqa, Xinjiang, China|
|Elevation AMSL||1,074 m / 3,524 ft|
Kuqa Qiuci Airport (Chinese: 库车龟兹机场; pinyin: Kùchē Qiūcí Jīchǎng) (IATA: KCA, ICAO: ZWKC) is an airport serving Kuqa County in Xinjiang Autonomous Region, China. It is located 38 kilometers from the city. The airport was first built in 1939, but ceased operation in 1998. In 2009 it was moved and rebuilt at its current location with an investment of 333 million yuan, and was reopened in 2011 under the new name Kuqa Qiuci Airport, after the ancient kingdom based in Kuqa.
Airlines and destinations
|China Southern Airlines||Urumqi|
- "新疆库车新机场近期通航 更名库车龟兹机场". Carnoc. 2011-09-06.
- Airport information for Kuqa, Xinjiang Uyghur, China (KCA / ZWKC) at Great Circle Mapper.
- Airports in China at AirfieldMaps.co.uk