Nyaung U Airport

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Nyaung U Airport
Nyaung U Airport.JPG
Bagan Nyaung Oo Airport, February 2009
Airport typePublic
ServesBagan, Myanmar
LocationNyaung U (Nyaung Oo)
Elevation AMSL312 ft / 95 m
Coordinates21°10′44″N 094°55′49″E / 21.17889°N 94.93028°E / 21.17889; 94.93028
NYU is located in Myanmar
Location of airport in Myanmar
Direction Length Surface
m ft
18/36 2,591 8,500 Asphalt

Nyaung U Airport (Burmese: ပုဂံညောင်‌ဦးလေဆိပ်) (IATA: NYU, ICAO: VYBG) is an airport located in Nyaung-U (or Nyaung Oo), a town in the Mandalay Region, 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 is 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]

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


  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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