Yichun Mingyueshan Airport

Yichun Mingyueshan Airport (IATA: YIC, ICAO: 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]

Yichun Mingyueshan Airport
Airport typePublic
ServesYichun, Jiangxi, China
LocationYuanzhou District
Opened26 June 2013
Elevation AMSL131 m / 430 ft
Coordinates27°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
YIC is located in China
Location of airport in China
Direction Length Surface
m ft
06/24 2,400 7,874
Statistics (2015)
Aircraft movements4,604
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


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 destinationsEdit

Beijing Capital Airlines Sanya, Xi'an
China Southern Airlines
operated by Chongqing Airlines
Chongqing, Ningbo
Shandong Airlines Guangzhou, Qingdao
Shenzhen Airlines Beijing–Capital, Guangzhou, Qingdao, Shenzhen
Sichuan Airlines Chengdu, Xiamen

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