Wuhai Airport

Wuhai Airport is an airport in Wuhai, Inner Mongolia, China (IATA: WUA, ICAO: ZBUH). It was opened in 2003.

Wuhai Airport

乌海机场

Wūhǎi Jīchǎng
Summary
Airport typePublic
LocationWuhai, Inner Mongolia, China
Coordinates39°47′31″N 106°48′12″E / 39.79194°N 106.80333°E / 39.79194; 106.80333Coordinates: 39°47′31″N 106°48′12″E / 39.79194°N 106.80333°E / 39.79194; 106.80333
Map
WUA is located in Inner Mongolia
WUA
WUA
Location of airport in Inner Mongolia
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
01/19 2,300 7,546 Concrete
Statistics (2015)
Passengers375,031
Aircraft movements4,192
Cargo (metric tons)1,385.2
Source: CAAC[1]

HistoryEdit

Wuhai Airport was built under the 10th five-year plan.[2] Construction of the airport cost 145 million yuan. China Daily reported in December 2003 that the airport had opened, with Hainan Airlines providing flights from Beijing.[3]

InfrastructureEdit

The airport is equipped with a runway with dimensions 2,300 by 45 metres (7,546 ft × 148 ft).[2]

Airlines and destinationsEdit

AirlinesDestinations
Air China Beijing–Capital
China Eastern Airlines Hohhot, Shanghai–Hongqiao
China Express Airlines Hohhot
China United Airlines Beijing–Daxing
Hainan Airlines Beijing–Capital, Guangzhou, Taiyuan, Xi'an
Joy Air Baotou, Ordos, Yinchuan, Yulin
Tianjin Airlines Hohhot, Xi'an

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://www.caac.gov.cn/XXGK/XXGK/TJSJ/201603/P020160331391016414029.xls
  2. ^ a b "Profile on Wuhai Airport". CAPA Centre for Aviation. Retrieved 19 July 2017.
  3. ^ "In brief". China Daily. HighBeam Research. 16 December 2003. Archived from the original on 18 November 2018. Retrieved 19 July 2017.