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Daocheng Yading Airport

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ZUDC
Airport
ICAO: ZUDC – IATA: DCY
Summary
Name Daocheng Yading Airport
Region Asia and Pacific
Territory China CN.gif
Location Sangdui Township, Sichuan
Serving Daocheng Yading
Coordinates 29° 19' 23.00" N, 100° 3' 12.00" E
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Designator Length Width Surface ROPS

Daocheng Yading Airport

ICAO: ZUDC IATA: DCY

Description

Airport serving Daocheng County in the Garzê Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture of Sichuan province, China. It is located in Sangdui Township, 50 km26.998 nm <br />50,000 m <br />164,041.995 ft <br /> north of the county seat and 130 km70.194 nm <br />130,000 m <br />426,509.187 ft <br /> from the Yading Nature Reserve. At 4,411 m above sea level, Daocheng Yading is the world's highest civilian airport, surpassing the previous record holder Qamdo Bamda Airport at 4,334 m.

Climatology

Highland climate (Köppen climate classification Cwc)

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of ZUDC

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