New Chitose Airport

Airport
ICAO code: 
RJCC
IATA Code: 
CTS
Summary
ICAO Region: 
APAC
Territory: 
Location: 
Chitose, Hokkaido
Serving: 
Sapporo Region
Elevation: 
70 ft
Coordinates: 
Aerial View: 
42° 46' 28.982" N, 141° 41' 25.087" E
Metar
Observation
RJCC 051700Z VRB01KT 9999 FEW025 M06/M07 Q1029
Station
Chitose Ab
Date/Time
2021-12-05 17:00:00
Wind speed
01 kts
Lowest cloud amount
few clouds
Temperature
-6°C
Dew point
-7°C
Humidity
92%
QNH
1029 hPa
Weather condition
n/a

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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