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Raja Haji Fisabilillah Airport

Raja Haji Fisabilillah International Airport
Bandar Udara Internasional Raja Haji Fisabilillah
بانداراينتيرناتيونالراحاحاخيفيسابيليللاح
ICAO: WIDN
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator PT Angkasa Pura II
Location Tanjung Pinang, Riau Islands, Indonesia
Elevation AMSL 52 ft / 16 m
Website
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
04/22 2,250 7,380 Asphalt
Statistics (2011)
Passengers 231,388
Sources: List of the busiest airports in Indonesia

Raja Haji Fisabilillah International Airport (ICAO: WIDN), formerly Kijang Airport, is an airport located in Tanjung Pinang, Bintan, Riau Islands, Indonesia.

History

The airport is named after Raja Haji Fisabilillah. In the beginning, it was managed by the State Assets Directorate General of Civil Aviation Ministry of Transportation. In 2000, the operation of Kijang Airport Tanjung Pinang submitted to PT Angkasa Pura II.

On April 12, 2008, Deer airport name officially changed to Raja Haji Fisabilillah International Airport. Inauguration of the name of Raja Haji Fisabilillah International Airport was conducted by the Ministry of Transportation of the Republic of Indonesia Jusman Syafii Djamal symbolically marked by turning the siren and the signing of the stone inscriptions in the presence of Riau Islands Governor Ismeth Abdullah, Vice Governor of Riau Islands HM Sani, Chairman of the Parliament H.M. Nur Syafriadi and other local officials. A new passenger terminal with a size of 8,210 square feet and one aerobridge was inaugurated on June 2013. It has a capacity of 600.000 per year.

Airlines and destinations

Airlines Destinations
Garuda Indonesia Jakarta-Soekarno Hatta
Lion Air Jakarta-Soekarno Hatta
Sriwijaya Air Jakarta-Soekarno Hatta
Susi Air Dabo

Statistics

Top Destinations of Raja Haji Fisabilillah International Airport by Flight Frequency per August 2013
Rank Destinations Number of Flight Frequency per Week
1 Jakarta-Soekarno Hatta 7

References

External links

  • Raja Haji Fisabilillah International Airport Official Page
  • Airport page at PT. Angkasa Pura II
  • Accident history for TNJ at Aviation Safety Network


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