Aguni Airport



Airport Profile

Aguni Island is an environmentally rich island located 60km northwest of Naha City. The island is remote and hosts just one village.
Aguni Airport is located on the northeastern part of the island. Construction of the airport began in December 1976 based on the third 5-year Airport Development Policy and the Okinawa Promotional Development Plan. It began operating in July 1978 with an 800m runway.

Specifics of the Airport

Item Description
Classification Local airport
Administration Government of Okinawa Prefecture
Location Simajiri-gun,Aguni-son,Okinawa Prefecture
Reference point 26035'34"N , 127014'25"E(center of runway)
Elevation 11.60m (38ft)
Site area 91,671m2
Runway strip length:920m width:60m, Class H
Runway length:800m width:25m N4052'35"
Taxiway length:30m width:9m
Apron 2,000m2, 2berths for STOL aircraft
Lighting facilities PAPI and RWYTIL
Aeronautical aid facilities äč
Servicehours 08:00 through 18:00(10hours)



History

1976/ 2/19 Permission for the establishment of Aguni Airport was granted.(runway 800m, body of establishment: Government of Okinawa Prefecture)
1976/ 3/26 Appointed as Third class airport by the Cabinet Ordinance
1978/ 7/ 6 Commercial services commenced (runway 800m)
2008/ 6/18 Appointed as Local airport by the Cabinet Ordinance

Results


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[Local airport]
Iejima Airport | Aguni Airport | Kumejima Airport | Kerama Airport
Kitadaito Airport | Minamidaito Airport | Miyako Airport | Simojijima Airport
Tarama Airport | New Isigaki Airport | Hateruma Airport | Yonaguni Airport