Xinshi District, Ürümqi

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新市区يېڭىشەھەر رايونى
Country China
Province Xinjiang
Prefecture-level divisions Ürümqi
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)

Xinshi District (Pinyin: Xīnshì Qū; Uyghur: يېڭىشەھەر رايونى, Йеңишәхәр Райони‎, ULY: Yéngisheher Rayoni, UYY: Yengixəhər Rayoni?) is a district within the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region and is under the administrative jurisdiction of the Ürümqi City. It contains an area of 142 km2. According to the 2002 census, it has a population of 360,000. Diwopu Airport is in the township.[citation needed]

When it existed, China Xinjiang Airlines had its headquarters on the airport property.[1]


  1. ^ "World Airline Directory." Flight International. 1–7 April 1998. 57. "Diwopu International Airport, Urumqi, 830016, Xinjiang, China."

Coordinates: 43°48′N 87°35′E / 43.800°N 87.583°E / 43.800; 87.583