Muan International Airport

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Muan International Airport
무안국제공항
務安國際空港

Muan Gukje Gonghang
Muan Kukche Konghang
Muan airport South Korea 20080105.jpg
Summary
Airport type Public
Owner Korea Airports Corporation
Operator Korea Airports Corporation
Serves Gwangju, Mokpo
Location Muan, South Jeolla Province, South Korea
Coordinates Coordinates: 34°59′29.06″N 126°22′58.13″E / 34.9914056°N 126.3828139°E / 34.9914056; 126.3828139
Map
MWX is located in South Korea
MWX
MWX
Location of airport in South Korea
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
01/19 9,186 2,800 Concrete
Statistics (2014)
Passengers 178,249
Source:airport-information.com[1]

Muan International Airport (Hangul: 무안국제공항, Hanja: 務安國際空港) Revised Romanization of Korean; Muan Gukje Gonghang, McCune-Reischauer; Muan Kukche Konghang) (IATA: MWXICAO: RKJB) is an airport in Muan County, Jeollanam-do. Construction of the airport began in 1997 and the airport opened on November 9, 2007. The airport serves the cities of Gwangju and Mokpo. It replaced the nearby Mokpo Airport and is expected to replace the nearby Gwangju Airport in the near future as well. In 2014, 178,249 passengers used the airport. The airport is managed by the Korea Airports Corporation.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations Terminal
Asiana Airlines Beijing–Capital
Charter: Osaka–Kansai
International
China Eastern Airlines Shanghai–Pudong International
Far Eastern Air Transport Charter: Kaohsiung International
Shanghai Airlines Charter: Zhangjiajie International
T'way Airlines Jeju Domestic
T'way Airlines Tianjin
Charter: Zhangjiajie, Chiang Mai
International
Vietnam Airlines Charter: Ho Chi Minh City International

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "South Korea Traffic Statistics". airport-information.com. 
  • "Muan Airport". Korea Airports Corporation website. Retrieved June 25, 2005. 

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