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Jinggangshan Airport

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ZSJA
Airport
ICAO: ZSJA – IATA: JGS
Summary
Name Jinggangshan Airport
Region Asia and Pacific
Territory China CN.gif
Location Taihe County, Jiangxi Province
Serving Ji'an
Coordinates 26° 51' 27.00" N, 114° 44' 14.00" E
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS

Jinggangshan Airport

ICAO: ZSJA IATA: JGS

Description

Jinggangshan Airport, also known as Ji'an Airport, is an airport serving the city of Ji'an in Jiangxi province, China. The airport is located in Taihe County which is under the administration of Ji'an, 30 km16.199 nm <br />30,000 m <br />98,425.197 ft <br /> from the urban area of Ji'an.

Climatology

Ji'an has a rather dry, monsoon-influenced humid continental climate (Köppen climate classification Dwa), characterized by hot, humid summers due to the East Asian monsoon, and generally cold, windy, dry winters that reflect the influence of the vast Siberian anticyclone. Spring can bear witness to sandstorms blowing in from the Gobi Desert across the Mongolian steppe, accompanied by rapidly warming, but generally dry, conditions. Autumn, like spring, sees little rain, but is crisp and short. The monthly daily average temperature in January is -3.7 °C, while in July it is 26.2 °C. Precipitation averages around 570 mm annually, with close to three-fourths of that total falling from June to August. With monthly percent possible sunshine ranging from 47% in July to 65% in January and February, the city receives 2,671 hours of bright sunshine annually. Extremes have ranged from -27.4 °C on 22 February 1966 to 42.6 °C on 15 June 1942.

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of ZSJA

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