Huai'an Lianshui Airport

Huai'an Lianshui Airport (IATA: HIA, ICAO: ZSSH) is an airport serving the city of Huai'an in Jiangsu, China. It is located in the town of Chenshi in Lianshui County, 22 kilometers northeast of the city center. Construction of the airport started in October 2008 with a total investment of 800 million yuan, and commercial flights began in September 2010.[2]

Huai'an Lianshui Airport
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Summary
Airport typePublic
Owner/OperatorEastern Airport Group Co., Ltd.
ServesHuai'an, Jiangsu
LocationChenshi, Lianshui County
Elevation AMSL7 m / 23 ft
Coordinates33°47′26″N 119°07′30″E / 33.79056°N 119.12500°E / 33.79056; 119.12500Coordinates: 33°47′26″N 119°07′30″E / 33.79056°N 119.12500°E / 33.79056; 119.12500
Websitewww.ha-airport.com
Map
HIA is located in Jiangsu
HIA
HIA
Location of airport in Jiangsu
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
04/22 2,800 9,186 concrete
Statistics (2018)
Passengers1,516,272
Aircraft movements26,082
Cargo (metric tons)6,286
Source: CAAC[1][2][3]
Huai'an Lianshui Airport
Traditional Chinese淮安漣水機場
Simplified Chinese淮安涟水机场

In 2011, its first full year of operation, Huai'an Airport handled 230,000 passengers to become the 99th busiest airport in China. It also called Huai'an Lianshui International Airport (淮安涟水国际机场), because it serves flights from Hong Kong, Taiwan Taipei–Taoyuan, Thailand Bangkok–Don Mueang, Vietnam Hanoi and Da Nang, and Japan Osaka–Kansai.

FacilitiesEdit

The airport has one runway that is 2,800 meters long, and a 14,600 square meter terminal building. It is designed to handle 1,300,000 passengers and 13,000 tons of cargo annually.[2] The airport is also used as a pilot training base for China Eastern Airlines.[3]

Airlines and destinationsEdit

Huai'an Lianshui Airport is served by the following airlines:[4]

AirlinesDestinations
Air Chang'an Fuzhou, Xi'an
Beijing Capital Airlines Haikou
China Eastern Airlines Beijing–Capital, Guangzhou, Shanghai–Pudong, Shenyang, Taipei–Taoyuan
China Express Airlines Chongqing
China Southern Airlines Shenzhen
China United Airlines Foshan
Colorful Guizhou Airlines Chengdu, Guiyang
Fuzhou Airlines Fuzhou,[5] Hohhot
Jiangxi Air Nanchang, Zhuhai
Loong Air Hangzhou, Xining
Lucky Air Kunming
Qingdao Airlines Ibaraki[6]
Shenzhen Airlines Nanning
Spring Airlines Guangzhou, Harbin, Lanzhou, Ningbo, Phuket, Shanghai–Pudong, Shenzhen, Shijiazhuang, Wenzhou
XiamenAir Changsha, Dalian, Xiamen

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://www.caac.gov.cn/XXGK/XXGK/TJSJ/201603/P020160331391016414029.xls
  2. ^ a b c About the airport Archived 2014-07-14 at the Wayback Machine
  3. ^ a b 淮安机场日旅客吞吐量破千 创开航以来新高
  4. ^ https://mp.weixin.qq.com/s/eVdO9D1G1xwvZs0YJcWhuQ
  5. ^ http://www.caacnews.com.cn/1/6/201903/t20190325_1269948.html
  6. ^ Liu, Jim. "Qingdao Airlines plans new international routes in 4Q19". Routesonline. Retrieved 15 October 2019.