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Oita Airport

大分空港
Oita Airport (OIT-RJFO).jpg
Oita Airport
Summary
Airport typePublic
ServesŌita
Elevation AMSL17 ft / 5 m
Coordinates33°28′46″N 131°44′14″E / 33.47944°N 131.73722°E / 33.47944; 131.73722Coordinates: 33°28′46″N 131°44′14″E / 33.47944°N 131.73722°E / 33.47944; 131.73722
Websitewww.oita-airport.jp/en/
Map
RJFO is located in Oita Prefecture
RJFO
RJFO
Location in Ōita Prefecture
RJFO is located in Japan
RJFO
RJFO
Location in Japan
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
01/19 3,000 9,843 Asphalt concrete
Statistics (2015)
Passengers1,849,834
Cargo (metric tonnes)8,213
Aircraft movement21,711
Oita Airport seen from the air
Oita Airport seen from the air
Oita Airport to be developed as a horizontal spaceport
Oita Airport to be developed as a horizontal spaceport

Oita Airport (大分空港, Ōita Kūkō) (IATA: OIT, ICAO: RJFO) is an airport in Kunisaki, Ōita, Japan, 16 NM (30 km; 18 mi) northeast[2] of Ōita.

The airport is accessible by bus but not by train.[3] Hovercraft service to Oita was available[4] until 2009, the last hovercraft service to operate in Japan.

This airport is classified as hub/first class airport.

As of 2021, Virgin Orbit plans to use Oita Airport for its launch site.[5]

Airlines and destinations

AirlinesDestinations
All Nippon Airways Tokyo–Haneda
ANA Wings Osaka–Itami
Ibex Airlines Nagoya–Centrair
J-Air Osaka–Itami
Japan Airlines Tokyo–Haneda
Jetstar Japan Tokyo–Narita
Peach Tokyo–Narita[6]

Statistics

Annual passenger traffic at OIT airport. See source Wikidata query.

References

  1. ^ "Oita Airport" (PDF). Japanese Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism. Archived from the original (PDF) on 21 October 2016. Retrieved 7 January 2017.
  2. ^ "Arquivo.pt". arquivo.pt.
  3. ^ "マップ&各地へのアクセス". 大分空港 Welcome to Oita Airport.
  4. ^ "ホーバー継承の会". oita-hover.main.jp.
  5. ^ "Oita Prefecture to Foster Local NewSpace Industry Following Collaboration with Virgin Orbit". Virgin Orbit. 2 April 2020. Retrieved 3 April 2020.
  6. ^ "Peach starts new service between Narita and Oita". Japan Today.