Sunan Shuofang International Airport
Get Sunan Shuofang International Airport essential facts below. View Videos or join the Sunan Shuofang International Airport discussion. Add Sunan Shuofang International Airport to your PopFlock.com topic list for future reference or share this resource on social media.
Sunan Shuofang International Airport
Sunan Shuofang International Airport

?-nosign.jpg
Summary
Airport typePublic
Owner/OperatorSunan Shuofang International Airport Ltd. / People's Liberation Army Eastern Theater Command Air Force
ServesWuxi and Suzhou, Jiangsu
LocationShuofang Subdistrict [zh], Xinwu District, Wuxi, Jiangsu
Elevation AMSL5 m / 16 ft
Coordinates31°29?40?N 120°25?46?E / 31.49444°N 120.42944°E / 31.49444; 120.42944Coordinates: 31°29?40?N 120°25?46?E / 31.49444°N 120.42944°E / 31.49444; 120.42944
Websitewww.wuxiairport.com
Maps
CAAC airport chart
CAAC airport chart
WUX/ZSWX is located in Jiangsu
WUX/ZSWX
WUX/ZSWX
Location of airport in Jiangsu , People's Republic of China
WUX/ZSWX is located in China
WUX/ZSWX
WUX/ZSWX
WUX/ZSWX (China)
WUX/ZSWX is located in Asia
WUX/ZSWX
WUX/ZSWX
WUX/ZSWX (Asia)
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
03/21 3,200 10,499 Asphalt
Statistics (2018)
Passengers7207529
Cargo (tons)123,818.9
Aircraft movements56,066
Sources:[1][2]
Sunan Shuofang International Airport
Simplified Chinese
Traditional Chinese
Wuxi Shuofang Airport
Simplified Chinese
Traditional Chinese

Sunan Shuofang International Airport (IATA: WUX, ICAO: ZSWX) is an airport serving the cities of Wuxi and Suzhou in southern Jiangsu Province, China (Sunan meaning "Southern Jiangsu" in Chinese). It is located in Shuofang Subdistrict [zh] in Xinwu District, 12 kilometres (7.5 mi) southeast of Wuxi and 22 km (14 mi) northwest of Suzhou.[] The airport was built in 1955 for military use, and commercial flights only started in 2004. Formerly called Wuxi Shuofang Airport, it took the current name in November 2010 and is now co-owned by the governments of Wuxi, Suzhou, and Jiangsu Province.[3] In 2013, Sunan Shuofang Airport handled 3,590,188 passengers, making it the 42nd busiest airport in China.

Facilities

The airport has one runway designated 03/21 which measures 3,200 by 50 metres (10,499 ft × 164 ft).[2]

Airlines and destinations

Passenger

[2]

Cargo

Ground transportation

The airport is served by a station on Line 3 of the Wuxi Metro.

See also

References

External links


  This article uses material from the Wikipedia page available here. It is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0.

Sunan_Shuofang_International_Airport
 



 



 
Music Scenes