Miyazaki Airport

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Miyazaki Airport
Miyazaki Airport Feb 2008.jpg
Airport type Public
Operator Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism
Serves Miyazaki Prefecture
Elevation AMSL 19 ft / 6 m
Coordinates 31°52′38″N 131°26′55″E / 31.87722°N 131.44861°E / 31.87722; 131.44861Coordinates: 31°52′38″N 131°26′55″E / 31.87722°N 131.44861°E / 31.87722; 131.44861
RJFM is located in Japan
Location in Japan
Direction Length Surface
m ft
09/27 2,500 8,202 Asphalt concrete
Statistics (2015)
Passengers 2,976,563
Cargo (metric tonnes) 8,516
Aircraft movement 42,045
Miyazaki Airport interior

Miyazaki Airport (宮崎空港, Miyazaki Kūkō) (IATA: KMI, ICAO: RJFM) is an airport located 3.2 km (2.0 mi) south southeast[2] of Miyazaki, a city in the Miyazaki Prefecture of Japan.

The second floor has the head office of Solaseed Air.[3]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

All Nippon Airways Fukuoka, Nagoya–Centrair, Osaka–Itami, Tokyo–Haneda
Asiana Airlines Seoul–Incheon
China Airlines Taipei–Taoyuan
Eastar Jet Seoul–Incheon
Hong Kong Airlines Hong Kong (ends 28 October 2018)[4]
Japan Airlines Osaka–Itami, Tokyo–Haneda
Japan Airlines
operated by Japan Air Commuter
Jetstar Japan Tokyo–Narita
Peach Aviation Osaka-Kansai
Solaseed Air Naha, Tokyo–Haneda


The airport is connected to various locations by bus. Also, there is a railway line, the Miyazaki Kūkō Line, which connects the airport with the city center of Miyazaki and northern cities of the prefecture.


The airport opened in 1943 as an Imperial Japanese Navy base during World War II, and was a major base for "kamikaze" units beginning in February 1945, sending a total of 47 aircraft on suicide missions during operations such as the Battle of Okinawa.[5]

On October 1969, All Nippon Airways Flight 104 overran a runway at Miyazaki Airport by 132 metres. All four crew and 49 passengers survived.[6]


  1. ^ "Miyazaki Airport" (PDF). Japanese Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism. Archived from the original (PDF) on 21 October 2016. Retrieved 7 January 2017. 
  2. ^ AIS Japan Archived 2016-05-17 at the Portuguese Web Archive
  3. ^ "会社概要" (Archive). Solaseed Air. Retrieved on January 26, 2014. "本社 〒 880-0912 宮崎市大字赤江 宮崎空港内(宮崎空港ビル2階)"
  4. ^ https://www.routesonline.com/news/38/airlineroute/279950/hong-kong-airlines-w18-japan-service-changes-as-of-06aug18/
  5. ^ "元特攻隊員、宮崎空港での記念館新設に懸命 かつて海軍飛行場". www.nikkei.com. Retrieved 2016-08-17. 
  6. ^ "Accident description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 20 February 2009. 

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