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Phu Quoc International Airport
Sân bay quốc tế Phú Quôc
Cảng hàng không quốc tế Phú Quốc
IATA: PQCICAO: VVPQ
Location of airport in Vietnam
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Airports Corporation of Vietnam
Location Phu Quoc
Elevation AMSL  ft / 11.4 m
Coordinates 10°10′18″N 103°59′28″E / 10.17167°N 103.99111°E / 10.17167; 103.99111Coordinates: 10°10′18″N 103°59′28″E / 10.17167°N 103.99111°E / 10.17167; 103.99111
Website [1]
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
10-28 9,843 3,000 Asphalt

Phu Quoc International Airport is an airport on Phu Quoc Island, at the southern end of Vietnam. The construction began in November 2008 and finished in November 2012. It was opened on 2 December 2012, and replaced the old airport. The runway is 3,000 metres (9,800 ft) long and 45 metres (148 ft) wide. The current capacity is 2.6 million passengers per year and will be upraded to 4 million in 2020, 7 million in 2030.


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