Nyaung U Airport

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Nyaung U Airport
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Bagan Nyaung Oo Airport, February 2009


NYU is located in Myanmar
Location of airport in Burma
Airport type Public
Operator Government
Serves Bagan, Myanmar (Burma)
Location Nyaung U (Nyaung Oo)
Elevation AMSL 312 ft / 95 m
Coordinates 21°10′44″N 094°55′49″E / 21.17889°N 94.93028°E / 21.17889; 94.93028
Direction Length Surface
m ft
18/36 2,591 8,500 Asphalt

Nyaung U Airport (Burmese: ပုဂံညောင်‌ဦးလေဆိပ်) (IATA: NYUICAO: VYBG) is an airport located in Nyaung-U (or Nyaung Oo), a town in the Mandalay Region, Burma (Myanmar). It is the primary air gateway to the ancient sites of Bagan and surrounding areas. It also known as Nyaung Oo Airport or Bagan Nyaung Oo Airport.


The airport resides at an elevation of 312 feet (95 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 18/36 with an asphalt surface measuring 2,591 by 30 metres (8,501 ft × 98 ft).[1]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations Route
Air Bagan Mandalay, Yangon Domestic
Air KBZ Heho, Mandalay, Yangon Domestic
Asian Wings Airways Heho, Mandalay, Yangon Domestic
Mann Yatanarpon Airlines Mandalay, Yangon, Heho, Thandwe, Kengtung, Tachilek, Myitkyina Domestic
Myanmar National Airlines Heho, Yangon Domestic
Yangon Airways Heho, Kengtung, Mandalay, Naypyidaw, Yangon Domestic


  1. ^ a b Airport information for VYBG from DAFIF (effective October 2006)
  2. ^ Airport information for NYU at Great Circle Mapper. Source: DAFIF (effective October 2006).

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