Yoron Airport

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Yoron Airport
与論空港
Yoron Kūkō
Terminal building in Yoron Airport Kagoshima, JAPAN.jpg
Summary
Airport type Public
Location Yoronjima (Yoron Island), Japan
Elevation AMSL 47 ft / 14 m
Coordinates 27°02′38″N 128°24′06″E / 27.04389°N 128.40167°E / 27.04389; 128.40167Coordinates: 27°02′38″N 128°24′06″E / 27.04389°N 128.40167°E / 27.04389; 128.40167
Map
RORY is located in Japan
RORY
RORY
Location in Japan
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
14/32 1,200 3,937 Asphalt concrete
Statistics (2015)
Passengers 77,875
Cargo (metric tonnes) 59
Aircraft movement 2,904

Yoron Airport (与論空港, Yoron Kūkō) (IATA: RNJ, ICAO: RORY) is a third-class airport located on Yoronjima (Yoron Island) in Kagoshima Prefecture Japan.

History[edit]

Yoron Airport was opened on 1 May 1976. On 12 May 2005, the runway was strengthened to enable operations by the Bombardier Dash 8 aircraft.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

AirlinesDestinations
Japan Air Commuter Amami Ōshima, Kagoshima, Okinoerabu
Ryukyu Air Commuter Naha

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Yoron Airport" (PDF). Japanese Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism. Archived from the original (PDF) on 21 October 2016. Retrieved 7 January 2017. 

External links[edit]

Media related to Yoron Airport at Wikimedia Commons