Zhuhai Jinwan Airport (IATA: ZUH, ICAO: ZGSD), also called Zhuhai Sanzao Airport (Chinese: 珠海三灶机场) before January 10, 2013,[2] is the airport serving the city of Zhuhai in Guangdong province, China. It is located some 50 kilometres (31 mi) (road distance) southwest of the Zhuhai city center in Sanzao Town, Jinwan District, and 25 kilometres (16 mi) southwest of the special administrative region of Macau.

Zhuhai Jinwan Airport

珠海金湾机场

Zhūhǎi Jīnwān Jīchǎng
ZhuhaiZUHlogo.png
Summary
Airport typePublic / Military
OperatorHong Kong-Zhuhai Airport Management Co.,Ltd.
ServesZhuhai, Guangdong
LocationSanzao Town, Jinwan District
Elevation AMSL7 m / 23 ft
Coordinates22°00′25″N 113°22′34″E / 22.00694°N 113.37611°E / 22.00694; 113.37611Coordinates: 22°00′25″N 113°22′34″E / 22.00694°N 113.37611°E / 22.00694; 113.37611
Websitezhairport.com (in Chinese)
Map
ZUH is located in Guangdong
ZUH
ZUH
Location within Guangdong
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
05/23 4,120 13,517 Concrete
Statistics (2018)
Aircraft operations85,380
Passengers11,220,703[1]
Cargo463,393.0 tons[1]
Zhuhai Jinwan Airport
Traditional Chinese珠海金灣機場
Simplified Chinese珠海金湾机场

Zhuhai airport serves Chinese domestic flights but no international flights. The airport hosts the largest airshow in mainland China, the China International Aviation & Aerospace Exhibition.

HistoryEdit

The airport began construction in December 1992 and opened in June 1995.

In 1996, the first China International Aviation & Aerospace Exhibition was hosted.

In October 2006, the airport official began to co-operate with Hong Kong International Airport, forming the operator company Hong Kong-Zhuhai Airport Management Co.,Ltd.[3]

Future ExpansionEdit

In September 2017, the CAAC and the government of Guangdong province announced an expansion plan of Zhuhai airport, including expansion of the eastern corridor, the 3rd and 4th floor of the terminal and the western VIP lounge. The terminal will be expanded to an area of 122,000 square metre. The plan started in November 2017 and is expected to finish in October 2019.[4]

A new terminal and a 2600-metre runway is also planned.

Airlines and destinationsEdit

PassengersEdit

AirlinesDestinations
Air Chang'an Xi'an
Air China Beijing–Capital, Chengdu, Chongqing, Dazhou, Shiyan,[5] Tianjin, Wuhan, Yinchuan
Air Travel Nanchang
Chengdu Airlines Chengdu, Zunyi–Xinzhou
China Eastern Airlines Changsha, Chengdu, Harbin,[6] Lanzhou,[7] Nanjing, Ningbo,[8] Shanghai–Hongqiao, Shanghai–Pudong, Wuxi, Xi'an
China Express Airlines Chongqing, Guiyang, Zhanjiang
China Southern Airlines Beijing–Capital, Changchun, Changde, Changsha, Chengdu, Chongqing, Dalian, Guiyang, Haikou, Hangzhou, Harbin, Hefei, Heihe,[9] Hengyang, Hohhot, Jinan, Kunming, Lanzhou, Luzhou,[10] Nanjing, Sanya, Shanghai–Pudong, Shenyang, Taiyuan,[11] Tianjin,[11] Wuhan, Xi'an, Yancheng, Yiwu, Zhengzhou
China United Airlines Beijing–Daxing,[12] Luliang,[12] Shijiazhuang
Donghai Airlines Changchun, Dalian, Haikou,[13] Hangzhou, Jining,[14] Kunming, Lanzhou, Linyi, Nanchang, Nantong, Nanyang, Quanzhou, Wanzhou, Yichang, Zhengzhou
GX Airlines Haikou, Handan, Luoyang, Meizhou, Nanning
Hainan Airlines Changsha, Dalian, Fuzhou, Haikou, Hangzhou, Hefei,[15] Jinan,[16] Lanzhou, Lianyungang,[16] Linfen, Nanchang, Sanya, Taiyuan, Urumqi, Wuhan, Xi'an, Xuzhou, Zhengzhou
Hebei Airlines Nanjing, Shijiazhuang
Jiangxi Airlines Nanchang, Nanjing
Juneyao Airlines Shanghai–Hongqiao
Kunming Airlines Kunming, Tengchong
LJ Air Harbin, Hefei
Loong Air Bijie,[17] Changsha,[18] Harbin, Xi'an, Xinzhou,[17] Xuzhou[17]
Lucky Air Kunming
Okay Airways Nanchang, Ningbo,[19] Tianjin, Xi'an[20]
Ruili Airlines Shenyang
Shandong Airlines Beijing–Capital, Chongqing, Dalian, Fuzhou, Harbin, Hefei, Jinan, Nanchang, Qingdao, Shanghai–Pudong, Tianjin, Urumqi, Wenzhou, Xiamen, Yantai, Zhengzhou
Shanghai Airlines Jieyang, Shanghai–Hongqiao, Shanghai–Pudong
Shenzhen Airlines Harbin, Nanjing, Nantong, Shenyang, Wuxi, Xiangyang, Yantai,[21] Yuncheng
Sichuan Airlines Changzhou, Chengdu, Hangzhou
Spring Airlines Ningbo,[22] Shanghai–Hongqiao, Shanghai–Pudong,[23] Shenyang,[24] Shijiazhuang, Yangzhou
Suparna Airlines Jinan, Shanghai–Pudong, Taizhou
Tianjin Airlines Ganzhou, Huai'an, Tianjin, Xi'an, Yichun[16]
West Air Chongqing, Hefei,[16] Xining,[16] Zhengzhou
XiamenAir Fuzhou, Hangzhou, Kunming, Lijiang, Quanzhou, Xiamen

CargoEdit

AirlinesDestinations
China Southern Airlines Shanghai—Pudong, Amsterdam

TransportEdit

 
Zhuhai Airport terminal

Airport expressEdit

There are four airport express routes connecting the airport and Zhuhai city centre, mainly serve major hotels and city lounges in Xiangzhou, Gongbei, Jida and Tangjiawan. Some routes connect stations of Guangzhou-Zhuhai intercity railway (including Zhuhai railway station), Jiuzhou Port (major ferry terminal with frequent passenger ships to Hong Kong) and Gongbei Port.

Other intercity lines connect hotels, city lounges or bus terminals of Macau, Zhongshan and Jiangmen with the airport.[25]

Public transportEdit

The airport is also served by the Zhuhai city bus network through routes 207 (to the Gongbei Port of Entry and Zhuhai Railway Station), 504 (to Jing'an in the Doumen District) and 701 (to Sanzao town proper).

The airport has its exclusive taxi company to transport the arrivals to everywhere.

The airport will have its own Zhuhai Airport Railway Station linked with the Guangzhou–Zhuhai intercity railway. This spur line is under construction.

StatisticsEdit

Traffic by calendar year[26]
Passengers Change from previous year Cargo
(tons)
Change from previous year Aircraft operations Change from previous year
2005 657,117 N/A 7,980.8 N/A 22,742 N/A
2006 799,125   21.6% 8,872.7   11.2% 24,352   7.1%
2007 1,041,080   30.3% 10,750.1   21.2% 25,405   4.3%
2008 1,121,831   7.8% 11,139.3   3.7% 30,430   19.8%
2009 1,385,858   23.5% 13,759.6   23.5% 23,149   23.9%
2010 1,819,051   31.3% 17,578.8   27.8% 37,651   62.6%
2011 1,797,306   1.2% 16,768.3   4.6% 48,059   27.6%
2012 2,090,491   16.3% 16,270.4   3.0% 43,815   8.8%
2013 2,894,357   38.5% 22,667.1   39.3% 44,725   2.1%
2014 4,075,918   40.8% 22,128.2   2.4% 50,939   13.9%
2015 4,708,706   15.5% 25,828.1   16.7% 50,478   0.9%
2016 6,130,384   30.2% 31,511.6   22.0% 61,400   21.6%
2017 9,216,808   50.3% 37,379.0   18.6% 74,694   21.7%

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

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