Chitose Airport Information
New Chitose Airport (IATA: CTS), is an airport located 2.7 NM (5.0 km; 3.1 mi) south southeast of Chitose and Tomakomai, Hokkaido, Japan, serving the Sapporo metropolitan area. By land area, it is the largest airport in Hokkaido.
The airport has a single semicircular terminal building (similar to the terminals at DFW Airport), which handles domestic flights.The new international terminal opened on March 26, 2010, to handle increasing passengers from overseas.
New Chitose became Japan's first 24-hour airport in 1994. During the 1990s, it was touted as an international gateway and had regular flights to Europe and Oceania. Today, its services to Europe have ceased, while its international services are mainly transporting tourists from East Asia and Australia for sightseeing and skiing.
Here are some of the major Airlines that service New Chitose Airport:
- Air China
- Air Do
- All Nippon Airways
- Cathay Pacific Airways
- China Airlines
- China Eastern Airlines
- China Southern Airlines
- Continental Airlines operated by Continental Micronesia
- Eastar Jet
- EVA Air
- Hong Kong Express Airways
- Japan Airlines
- Japan Airlines operated by Hokkaidō Air System
- Japan Airlines operated by Japan Air Commuter
- Korean Air
- Sakhalin Airlines
- Skymark Airlines
- UNI Air
This information was source by Wikipedia at: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_Chitose_Airport