Tsushima Airport

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Tsushima Airport
対馬空港
Tsushimaairport.jpg
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Nagasaki Prefecture (airfield); Tsushima Airport Terminal Building Co., Ltd. (terminal)
Serves Tsushima, Japan
Elevation AMSL 207 ft / 63 m
Coordinates 34°17′06″N 129°19′50″E / 34.28500°N 129.33056°E / 34.28500; 129.33056Coordinates: 34°17′06″N 129°19′50″E / 34.28500°N 129.33056°E / 34.28500; 129.33056
Map
RJDT is located in Japan
RJDT
RJDT
Location in Japan
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
14/32 2,000 6,562 Asphalt concrete
Statistics (2015)
Passengers 250,194
Cargo (metric tonnes) 333
Aircraft movement 6,075

Tsushima Airport (対馬空港) (IATA: TSJICAO: RJDT) is an airport located 10 km (6.2 mi) northeast[2] Tsushima, a city in the Nagasaki Prefecture of Japan.

Aerial photo of Tsushima airport

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
All Nippon Airways operated by ANA Wings Fukuoka
Oriental Air Bridge Nagasaki

History[edit]

The airport opened in 1975 on a site created by leveling a small mountain.[3]

In 2003, a small propeller training aircraft used by Sojo University crashed on approach to Tsushima, killing three occupants.[4]

Scheduled flights to and from the airport use Boeing 737 and Bombardier Dash 8 aircraft.[5] The airport has also been served by Korea Express Air turboprop service from Seoul Gimpo and Daegu.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Tsushima Airport" (PDF). Japanese Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism. Retrieved 7 January 2017. 
  2. ^ AIS Japan
  3. ^ "大阪航空局_大阪航空局のご案内_管内空港の現況と出先機関_対馬空港". ocab.mlit.go.jp. Retrieved 2017-10-04. 
  4. ^ "航空トラブル:小型機胴体着陸 けが人なし 長崎空港、大学の訓練用 - 毎日新聞". 毎日新聞 (in Japanese). Retrieved 2017-10-04. 
  5. ^ "機材 | 対馬空港ターミナルビル株式会社". tsushima-airport.co.jp (in Japanese). Retrieved 2017-10-04. 
  6. ^ "Tsushima: Pinnacle for Cycling". koreatimes. 2009-08-20. Retrieved 2017-10-04. 

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