RJCC

New Chitose Airport

Airport
ICAO code
RJCC
IATA Code
CTS
Summary
ICAO Region
APAC
ICAO Territory
Location

Chitose, Hokkaido

Serving
Sapporo Region
Elevation
70 ft
Coordinates
42° 46' 29" N , 141° 41' 25" E
KCC
Metar
RJCC 300900Z 36012KT 9999 FEW020 BKN/// 14/09 Q1013

New Chitose Airport serves the Sapporo metropolitan area. It is adjacent to the former Chitose civil airport which became a Japan Self Defence Force (JSDF) airbase in 1988. The pair of parallel runways at each aerodrome are in almost identical alignment but carry designations which vary by 10 degrees. ATC service for both aerodromes is provided by the JSDF.

Climatology

Humid continental climate (Köppen climate classification Dfa) - characterized by four seasons: cold, windy, snowy winters, mild springs, hot, humid summers, and crisp and relatively short autumns. Precipitation reaches its lowest in January and February and peaks in summer and latter half of spring.

Runways

Designator Length Width Surface Rops
01L/19R 2999 61 ASP Yes/Yes
01R/19L 2999 61 ASP Yes/Yes

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