Shahjalal International Airport facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsHazrat Shahjalal
হযরত শাহ্জালাল আন্তর্জাতিক বিমানবন্দর
|IATA: DAC – ICAO: VGHS (old: VGZR)|
|Airport type||Public / Military|
|Owner||Government of Bangladesh|
|Operator||Civil Aviation Authority, Bangladesh|
|Serves||Dhaka, Gazipur, Narayanganj|
|Elevation AMSL||27 ft / 8 m|
|Cargo handled (tonnes)||517,940|
|Source: Civil Aviation Authority, Bangladesh|
Shahjalal International Airport is the largest airport in Bangladesh. It is the only international airport in the country. It is located in Dhaka, and was previously known as Dacca International Airport.
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A Biman Bangladesh Airlines Boeing 777-300ER during landing.
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