Redang Airport

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Redang Airport
Lapangan Terbang Redang
Summary
Airport type Public
Owner Government of Malaysia
Operator Malaysia Airports Snd. Bhd.
Serves Redang, Malaysia
Location Redang Island, Terengganu, Malaysia
Time zone MST (UTC+08:00)
Elevation AMSL 10 ft / 3 m
Coordinates 05°45′55″N 103°00′25″E / 5.76528°N 103.00694°E / 5.76528; 103.00694Coordinates: 05°45′55″N 103°00′25″E / 5.76528°N 103.00694°E / 5.76528; 103.00694
Map
WMPR is located in Peninsular Malaysia
WMPR
WMPR
Location in West Malaysia
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
02/20 940 3,084 Tarmac
Statistics (2012)
Passengers 35,960
Passenger change 11-12 Decrease22.1%
Aircraft movements 877
Movements change 11-12 Decrease33.5%
Source : AIP Malaysia[1]

Redang Airport (IATA: RDNICAO: WMPR) is an airport on Redang Island, Kuala Nerus District, Terengganu, Malaysia. The airport was briefly closed in 2009 for runway expansion, reopening on April 16, 2009.

Traffic and statistics[edit]

Annual passenger numbers and aircraft statistics[2]
Year
Passengers
handled
Passenger
% Change
Cargo
(tonnes)
Cargo
% Change
Aircraft
Movements
Aircraft
% Change
2004 20,750 Steady nil Steady 741 Steady
2005 30,650 Increase 47.7 nil Steady 1,121 Increase 51.3
2006 28,928 Decrease 5.6 nil Steady 934 Decrease 16.7
2007 33,738 Increase 16.6 nil Steady 1,053 Increase 12.7
2008 34,957 Increase 3.6 nil Steady 1,083 Increase 2.8
2009 28,246 Decrease 19.2 nil Steady 862 Decrease 20.4
2010 48,610 Increase 72.1 nil Steady 1,356 Increase 57.3
2011 46,159 Decrease 5.0 nil Steady 1,319 Decrease 2.7
2012 35,960 Decrease 22.1 27 Steady 877 Decrease 33.5

Statistics[edit]

Busiest Flights Out of Redang Airport by Frequency
Rank Destinations Frequency (Weekly)
1  Selangor, Subang (SZB) 5
2  Singapore 3

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ AIP Malaysia: WMPR - Pulau Redang at Department of Civil Aviation Malaysia
  2. ^ "MAHB Annual Report 2012" (PDF). MAHB. Retrieved 6 September 2013. 

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