Changi Airport facts for kids
|Singapore Changi Airport|
|IATA: SIN – ICAO: WSSS|
|Owner||Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore|
|Operator||Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore/
Republic of Singapore Air Force
|Location||Changi, East Region|
|Elevation AMSL||7 m / 22 ft|
|Airfreight movements in tonnes||1,853,087|
|Source: Changi Airport Group|
Singapore Changi Airport (IATA: SIN, ICAO: WSSS), or simply Changi Airport, is a large airport in Asia, particularly in the Southeast Asian region, and is the main airport in Singapore. It is located in Changi on a 13 square kilometres (5.0 sq mi) site.
The airport is operated by the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) and is the home base of Singapore Airlines, Singapore Airlines Cargo, SilkAir, Tiger Airways, Jetstar Asia Airways and Scoot.
In 2015, the airport handled a record of 55,448,964 passengers, a 2.5% increase over the previous year.
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Entrance to Changi Airport MRT Station
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