|WORLD AREA CODE||729|
|IATA METROPOLITAN CODE||HKG|
LAT / LON 22°18'32"N / 113°54'54"E
Station ID: VHHH
Observation Time: 10/05/2021 6:24 pm
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About Hong Kong International Airport Code
Hong Kong International Airport code is HKG. This three-letter airport code is based on the name of the airport. This airport is located at a height of just 9 meters above sea level.
About Hong Kong International Airport (HKG)
Built on the island of Chek Lap Kok, Hong Kong International Airport (HKG) is the primary hub for airlines such as Cathay Airlines, Hong Kong Airlines, HK Express, and Air Hong Kong. It serves as a gateway to the world of China’s majestic culture and the rest of Asia.
Hong Kong International Airport (HKG) commenced operations in 1988. It has since become one of the busiest airports in the world serving over 71 million passengers from around the world. This facility hosts world-class amenities, luxury lounges, and ATMs among other features.
Hong Kong International Airport (HKG) is also regarded as the country’s economic generator as it gives employment to over 65,000 people.
Hong Kong International Airport (HKG) Runways
There are three runways at Hong Kong International Airport (HKG):
07R/25L 3,800 m asphalt/concrete
07C/25C 3,800 m asphalt/concrete
07L/25R 3,800 m TBD
These runways handle 420,000 aircraft movements and over 4 million tonnes of cargo every year.
These runways can handle the operations of the Airbus A380.
Hong Kong International Airport (HKG) Terminals
There are two terminals at the airport. Terminal 1 is regarded as one of the largest terminal facilities in the world. It is connected to the North Satellite Concourse (NSC) by SkyBridge.
Terminal 2 is spread across an area of more than 140,000-meter square. It is used by low-cost carriers.
Nearest Airports to Hong Kong International Airport (HKG)
Air New Zealand
|07R-25L||12,467 ft||197 ft||Asphalt||Yes|
|07L-25R||12,467 ft||197 ft||Asphalt||Yes|