Daocheng Yading Airport

Airport
ICAO code: 
ZUDC
IATA Code: 
DCY
Summary
ICAO Region: 
APAC
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Location: 
Sangdui Township, Sichuan,
Serving: 
Daocheng Yading
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Aerial View: 
29° 19' 23.002" N, 100° 3' 11.999" E
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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)

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