Phu Quoc International Airport

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Phu Quoc International Airport

Phu Quoc International Airport is an international airport which was completed in 2012 on Phu Quoc Island, southern Vietnam. The airport covers nearly 900ha in Duong To village, Phu Quoc island-district, Kien Giang Province having been built at a cost of around VND16.2 trillion (US$810 million) and is planned to be built in phases.

Overview

Phu Quoc International Airport
Phu Quoc International Airport

The airport is 10 km from the previous Phu Quoc Airport, which it replaced. The airport was initially able to handle about 2.5 million passengers per annum, and the maximum capacity will be 7 million passengers per annum, with international destinations expected to include Singapore and Sihanoukville International Airport. The airport has a single 3000m runway, capable of handling various aircrafts. The construction was completed in November 2012 and was put into operation on 2 December 2012. The Vietnamese government expects the airport to facilitate the arrival of international tourists who are attracted to the island’s beaches.

Features

Mekong Air
Mekong Air

Phu Quoc international airport 4E grade by the standards of civil HK Organization ICAO world, meet the operation of modern aircraft such as the Boeing 777, Boeing 747-400 and equivalents; process air operators apply the C standard (Level of service C) as assigned by the standards of passenger service at its transshipment air transport association world – IATA, complying with international regulations but still comfort and convenience to passengers.