Tinian International Airport

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Tinian International Airport
West Tinian Airport
Boeing Unloading.jpg
U.S. Marines unload a Boeing 747-400 carrying gear and equipment for Exercise Forage Fury 2012, November 28, 2012
Summary
Airport type Public
Owner Commonwealth Ports Authority
Location Tinian
Elevation AMSL 271 ft / 83 m
Coordinates 14°59′57″N 145°37′10″E / 14.99917°N 145.61944°E / 14.99917; 145.61944
Website cpa.gov.mp/tinapt.asp
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
8/26 8,600 2,621 Asphalt/Concrete
Statistics (2006)
Aircraft operations 17,829

Tinian International Airport (IATA: TIQICAO: PGWTFAA LID: TNI), also known as West Tinian Airport, is a public airport located on Tinian Island in the United States Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands. This airport is owned by Commonwealth Ports Authority.[1]

This airport is assigned a three-letter location identifier of TNI by the Federal Aviation Administration, but the International Air Transport Association (IATA) airport code is TIQ (IATA assigned TNI to Satna Airport in India). The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) airport code is PGWT.[1][2][3][4] Tinian International Airport is the hub of Star Marianas Air.

Facilities and aircraft[edit]

Tinian International Airport covers an area of 1,416 acres (573 ha) which contains one paved runway (8/26) measuring 8,600 x 150 ft (2,621 x 46 m).[1]

For 12-month period ending March 31, 2006 the airport had 17,829 aircraft operations, an average of 48 per day: 84% air taxi, 16% general aviation and <1% military.[1]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Star Marianas Air Saipan

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e FAA Airport Master Record for TNI (Form 5010 PDF), retrieved March 15, 2007
  2. ^ "Airline and Airport Code Search". International Air Transport Association (IATA). Retrieved November 14, 2016. 
  3. ^ "Tinian International (IATA: TIQ, ICAO: PGWT, FAA: TNI)". Great Circle Mapper. Retrieved November 14, 2016. 
  4. ^ "Satna (IATA: TNI, ICAO: VIST)". Great Circle Mapper. Retrieved November 14, 2016. 

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