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Turpan Jiaohe Airport

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ZWTP
Airport
ICAO: ZWTP – IATA: TLQ
Summary
Name Turpan Jiaohe Airport
Region Asia and Pacific
Territory China CN.gif
Location Turpan, Xinjiang
Serving Turpan
Elevation -153.924 m <br />-505 ft <br />-505 ft-153.924 m <br />
Coordinates 43° 1' 50.00" N, 89° 6' 2.00" E
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS

Turpan Jiaohe Airport

ICAO: ZWTP IATA: TLQ

Description

Turpan Jiaohe Airport is an airport serving the city of Turpan in Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, China. It is located 10 km5.4 nm <br />10,000 m <br />32,808.399 ft <br /> northwest of the city. Turpan is located about 150 km southeast of Ürümqi, Xinjiang's capital, in a mountain basin, on the northern side of the Turpan Depression. The airport is 154 meters lower than the sea level.

Climatology

Turpan has a harsh, cold desert climate (Köppen climate classification BWk), with long and very hot summers, winters that are quite cold and moderately long, and brief spring and autumn in between. Annual precipitation is very low, amounting to only 15.7 millimetres. July is the hottest month, averaging 32.2 °C, while January is the coldest, at −7.6 °C, for an annual mean of 14.4 °C.

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of ZWTP

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