Yining Airport

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Yining Airport
Yíníng Jīchǎng
Airport type Public
Serves Yining, Xinjiang, China
Elevation AMSL 2,185 ft / 666 m
Coordinates 43°57′21″N 81°19′49″E / 43.95583°N 81.33028°E / 43.95583; 81.33028
YIN is located in Xinjiang
Location of airport in Xinjiang
Direction Length Surface
m ft
06/24 2,400 7,874
Statistics (2015)
Passengers 964,446
Aircraft movements 9,183
Cargo (metric tons) 2,944.2
Source: CAAC[1][2][3]
Yining Airport
Traditional Chinese 伊寧機場
Simplified Chinese 伊宁机场

Yining Airport (IATA: YINICAO: ZWYN) is an airport serving Yining (also known as Ghulja), a city in the autonomous region of Xinjiang in the People's Republic of China.[2]


The airport resides at an elevation of 2,185 feet (666 m) above mean sea level. It has one runway designated 06/24 which measures 2,400 by 45 metres (7,874 ft × 148 ft).[3]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Air China Beijing–Capital, Chengdu, Karamay, Urumqi, Tianjin
China Eastern Airlines Nanjing,[4] Urumqi,[4]
China Southern Airlines Beijing–Capital, Nanjing, Urumqi, Xi'an
Sichuan Airlines Urumqi, Xi'an
Tianjin Airlines Urumqi

See also[edit]


  1. ^ http://www.caac.gov.cn/XXGK/XXGK/TJSJ/201603/P020160331391016414029.xls
  2. ^ a b Airport information for Yining, Xinjiang Uyghur, China (YIN / ZWYN) at Great Circle Mapper.
  3. ^ a b Airports in China at AirfieldMaps.co.uk
  4. ^ a b "Sina Visitor System". Retrieved 6 February 2017. 

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