ZUDC

Daocheng Yading Airport

Airport
ICAO code
ZUDC
IATA Code
DCY
Summary
ICAO Region
APAC
ICAO Territory
Location

Sangdui Township, Sichuan,

Serving
Daocheng Yading
Coordinates
29° 19' 23" N , 100° 3' 12" E
KCC
Cwc
Metar

Description

Airport serving Daocheng County in the Garzê Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture of Sichuan province, China. It is located in Sangdui Township, 50 km north of the county seat and 130 km 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)

Airport map

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