Taitung Airport

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Taitung Airport

Táidōng Hángkōngzhàn
Táidōng Jīchǎng
Taitung Airport 02.jpg
Airport type Public
Operator Civil Aeronautics Administration
Ministry of National Defense
Serves Taitung City, Taiwan
Elevation AMSL 143 ft / 44 m
Coordinates 22°45′17″N 121°06′06″E / 22.75472°N 121.10167°E / 22.75472; 121.10167Coordinates: 22°45′17″N 121°06′06″E / 22.75472°N 121.10167°E / 22.75472; 121.10167
TTT is located in Taiwan
Location of airport in Taiwan
Direction Length Surface
m ft
04/22 2,439 8,002 Asphalt
Statistics (2014)
Number of passengers 380,139
Aircraft movements 13,948
Sources: Civil Aeronautics Ministry[1]
Taitung Airport terminal
Taitung Airport air traffic control tower
Taitung Airport runway

Taitung Airport (Chinese: 臺東機場; pinyin: Táidōng Jīchǎng) (IATA: TTTICAO: RCFN) is an airport serving Taitung City, in Taitung County, Taiwan (Republic of China).[2] The airport operates from 7am to 6pm.


The airport sits on 153.7 hectares of land began as a holding room facility in 1977 and upgraded as an official airport on 1 July 1981. It then moved to its current site months later afterwards to meet the strategical requirements for the military. On 1 June 2001, it was promoted to become a second class airport, and in September it began its expansion construction to move industries eastwards and boost the local tourism industries.[4]


The airport resides at an elevation of 143 feet (44 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 04/22 with an asphalt surface measuring 2,439 by 45 metres (8,002 ft × 148 ft).[2]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Daily Air Lyudao, Lanyu
Mandarin Airlines Taipei-Songshan
Seasonal charter: Hong Kong[5]
Uni Air Taipei-Songshan


The airport is accessible within walking distance South East from Kangle Station of the Taiwan Railways Administration.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "臺閩地區民航運輸各機場營運量-按機場分" (PDF). CAA. CAA. Retrieved 14 August 2015. 
  2. ^ a b c Airport information for RCFN from DAFIF (effective October 2006)
  3. ^ Airport information for TTT at Great Circle Mapper. Source: DAFIF (effective October 2006).
  4. ^ http://www.tta.gov.tw/en/en1.asp. Retrieved 1 May 2010.  Missing or empty |title= (help)[dead link]
  5. ^ http://airlineroute.net/2015/05/19/ci-ttthkg-jun15/

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