Tsushima Airport

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Tsushima Airport
対馬空港
Tsushimaairport.jpg
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Nagasaki Prefecture (airfield); Tsushima Airport Terminal Building Co., Ltd. (terminal)
Serves Tsushima, Japan
Elevation AMSL 207 ft / 63 m
Coordinates 34°17′06″N 129°19′50″E / 34.28500°N 129.33056°E / 34.28500; 129.33056Coordinates: 34°17′06″N 129°19′50″E / 34.28500°N 129.33056°E / 34.28500; 129.33056
Map
RJDT is located in Japan
RJDT
RJDT
Location in Japan
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
14/32 2,000 6,562 Asphalt concrete
Statistics (2015)
Passengers 250,194
Cargo (metric tonnes) 333
Aircraft movement 6,075

Tsushima Airport (対馬空港) (IATA: TSJICAO: RJDT) is an airport located 10 km (6.2 mi) northeast[2] Tsushima, a city in the Nagasaki Prefecture of Japan.

Aerial photo of Tsushima airport

Airlines and destinations

Airlines Destinations
All Nippon Airways operated by ANA Wings Fukuoka
Oriental Air Bridge Nagasaki

History

The airport opened in 1975 on a site created by leveling a small mountain.[3]

In 2003, a small propeller training aircraft used by Sojo University crashed on approach to Tsushima, killing three occupants.[4]

Scheduled flights to and from the airport use Boeing 737 and Bombardier Dash 8 aircraft.[5] The airport has also been served by Korea Express Air turboprop service from Seoul Gimpo and Daegu.[6]

References

  1. ^ "Tsushima Airport" (PDF). Japanese Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism. Retrieved 7 January 2017. 
  2. ^ AIS Japan
  3. ^ "大阪航空局_大阪航空局のご案内_管内空港の現況と出先機関_対馬空港". ocab.mlit.go.jp. Retrieved 2017-10-04. 
  4. ^ "航空トラブル:小型機胴体着陸 けが人なし 長崎空港、大学の訓練用 - 毎日新聞". 毎日新聞 (in Japanese). Retrieved 2017-10-04. 
  5. ^ "機材 | 対馬空港ターミナルビル株式会社". tsushima-airport.co.jp (in Japanese). Retrieved 2017-10-04. 
  6. ^ "Tsushima: Pinnacle for Cycling". koreatimes. 2009-08-20. Retrieved 2017-10-04. 

External links

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