Yichun Mingyueshan Airport

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Yichun Mingyueshan Airport
宜春明月山机场
Yíchūn Míngyuèshān Jīchǎng
Summary
Airport type Public
Serves Yichun, Jiangxi, China
Location Yuanzhou District
Elevation AMSL 131 m / 430 ft
Coordinates 27°48′12″N 114°18′29″E / 27.80333°N 114.30806°E / 27.80333; 114.30806Coordinates: 27°48′12″N 114°18′29″E / 27.80333°N 114.30806°E / 27.80333; 114.30806
Map
YIC is located in China
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Location of airport in China
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
06/24 2,400 7,874
Statistics (2015)
Passengers 407,148
Aircraft movements 4,604
Cargo (metric tons) 232.3
Source: CAAC[1][2]
Yichun Mingyueshan Airport
Traditional Chinese 宜春明月山機場
Simplified Chinese 宜春明月山机场

Yichun Mingyueshan Airport (IATA: YICICAO: ZSYC) is an airport serving the city of Yichun in Jiangxi Province, China. It is located in Hutian Town, Yuanzhou District. As the only airport in western Jiangxi, it also serves the nearby cities of Pingxiang and Xinyu in addition to Yichun, with a total population of 10 million.[3] It is named after Mingyueshan (Moon Mountain), a national forest park near Yichun. Construction of the airport began on 26 July 2009. Originally scheduled to open in 2011,[2] the airport opened on 26 June 2013.[3]

Facilities[edit]

The airport has a runway that is 2,400 meters long and 45 meters wide (class 4C), and a 6,000 square-meter terminal building. It is projected to handle 200,000 passengers and 1,200 tons of cargo annually by 2020.[2]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Beijing Capital Airlines Sanya, Xi'an
Lucky Air Kunming, Shanghai–Hongqiao
Shenzhen Airlines Beijing-Capital, Guangzhou, Qingdao, Shenzhen
Sichuan Airlines Chengdu, Xiamen

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