Xian Xianyang International Airport
Xian Xianyang International Airport Introduction
Located at Dizhang Town, Xianyang City, Shaanxi Province, Xian Xianyang International Airport is 43 kilometers away from Xian. It is not only one of Chinas trunk airports and international airport scheduled flights as well as the Chinas top 10 airports but also one of the seven large-scale hub airports planned by General Administration of Civil Aviation of China. Xianyang Airport gained the title of "National civilization airport" for the first time in 1997, together with passing the safety assessment of the National Civil Aviation Administration in 1999, ISO9001 international quality system certification in 2002, and the aviation security audit of the?? International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) in 2004. As a base airport of the Changan Company of Shanghai Air Group, the Northwest Company of East Air Group and the Xinjiang Company of Hainan Air Group, it has domestic direct flight routes to 74 cities in China and international and regional direct flight routes to six cities, a total of 20 air companies participate in operation, of which, 14 domestic airlines and six international & regional airlines.
In recent years, Xian Xianyang International Airport has developed rapidly and is expected that the passenger throughput reach up to 11 million person-times in 2007, which will rank the world busiest airports. Its second-stage building project has been launched and the project will be put into operation to meet 26 million person-times of the annual passenger throughput, 9616 person-times of peak hour passengers, 249,000 vehicle-times of the annual aircraft movements, 72 vehicle-times of peak-hour landing, and 360,000 tons of the annual freight throughput.
Offical website of Xian Xianyang International Airport: http://www.xxia.com.cn/index_english.asp