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Airport : Five airport of Tibet are among world highest altitude airport

Tibetan Airport are on high plateaus, oxygen is thin, equipment efficiency is reduced, and cold weather and complex weather are major challenges to ensure a safe flight. The five airports in Tibet are all high-altitude airports, accounting for 12% of the world’s total high-altitude airports.

News came that Tibetan Airlines and Cathaysia Airlines complete multi-purpose transport participation. including 94 new focuses the premise 30 unique focuses, which makes it progressively advantageous for individuals working and making a trip to and from Tibet. Beforehand, Tibetan Airlines represented about 40% of the inbound and outbound courses of Gongga Airport in Lhasa. with...
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Diqing Shangri-La Airport (IATA: DIG; ICAO: ZPDQ) is a civil airport in Yunnan Province, China. The airport is located in the southwestern part of Shangri-La County and was completed in 1999. The airport covers an area of 2,543 acres, with a flight zone rating of 4D and a runway length of 3,600 meters. It can...
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Chamdo Banda Airport (IATA: BPX, ICAO: ZUBD) is known as the “world’s farthest from the city” and “the world’s worst climate” civil airport. It is located in the eastern coastal city of Bangda, the west bank of the Yuqu River. In the narrow valley, the Banda Prairie is located near the northern part of Bangda...
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Ali Kunsha Airport is located in Kunsha Township, Yuer County, 45 kilometers southwest of Shiquanhe Town, Ali District, Tibet Autonomous Region. It was officially opened on July 1, 2010. It will be followed by Lhasa Gongga Airport, Chamdo Bunda Airport, and Linzhi Milin Airport, another important entry and exit of the Tibet air passage. The...
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Shigatse Peace Airport (Iata:rkz, ICAO:zurk) is located at 43 km from the Shigatse Samdrup Tse district of Tibet Autonomous Region.  318 national Road, away from the Rikaze Sangzhuzi District 43 km, on October 30, 2010, 9:50 A.M. official navigation. Shigatse Peace Airport is the fifth civilian airport in Tibet after the Lhasa Gongga Airport, Qamdo...
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With an altitude of nearly about 3,000 meters (9,843 feet), Nyingchi Airport has an advantaged position. It is about 400 kilometers (249 miles) from Lhasa and only about 120 kilometers (75 miles) from the mysterious Yarlung Tsangpo Canyon. It is a convenient air station for traveling in Tibet because it is closer to Lhasa compared...
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The total area (containing old and new terminal building) reaches about 25,000 square meters (6.2 acres). The hall for seeing off passengers is on the first floor of the new terminal building, together with the ticket office, sortation office of baggage and departure lounge for long-haul flights. Departure lounge and shops can be found on...
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