Dong Hoi Airport

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Dong Hoi Airport
Sân bay Đồng Hới
DHAirport13.jpg
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Northern Airports Authority
Serves Dong Hoi
Coordinates 17°30′54″N, 106°35′26″E
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
2,400 7,874 Concrete


Dong Hoi Airport is an airport in Dong Hoi City in Quang Binh Province, in central Vietnam. It lies 500 km south of Hanoi. This airport is located 6 km north of downtown, in a suburb of the city. The coordinates are 17°30'54N - 106°35'26E (WGS - 84).[1]

The construction of this airport started in September 2004 and finished in May 2008. The first flight to this airport was from Hanoi on May 18, 2008, the date this airport began operation. This airport serves Dong Hoi, Quang Binh where there are a World Heritage Site Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park and some fine beaches. This airport can serve 300 passengers per peak hour or 500,000 passengers per year.

Airlines and destinations[change | change source]

An ATR-72 of Vietnam Airlines at Dong Hoi Airport

References[change | change source]

  1. "Khai trương cảng hàng không Đồng Hới". Tuoi Tre. 2008-5-19. Retrieved 2008-5-19.  Check date values in: |accessdate=, |date= (help)