"Chinese Dream" flight test finale Chengdu Tianfu International Airport, the second largest airport in the world
Chengdu Tianfu International Airport is the largest civil transportation airport planned and constructed during the 13th Five-Year Plan period in my country. It is positioned as a national-level international aviation hub and the highest-ranking airport in the Silk Road Economic Belt. It is a major livelihood project and No. 1 project in Sichuan Province. It is planned to build 6 runways and 4 terminal buildings. The first phase of the project to be put into operation will have 3 runways and 2 terminal buildings. The terminal area is 710,000 square meters. It is planned to meet the annual passenger throughput of 60 million in 2025. People demand.
According to the relevant person in charge of Chengdu Airlines, unlike “one city, two airports”, Chengdu International Aviation Hub is “two airports in one”. Combining this feature, Chengdu Airlines actively adjusts its strategic layout and strives to invest about 30 aircraft at Tianfu Airport. , Gradually open the southwest and northwest regions and regional airport routes within 1,500 kilometers, cooperate with Tianfu Airport to achieve the goal of building a hub transit network, and gradually form a "dual hub" and "dual fleet" operation mode with complementary functions and coordinated development to help Chengdu's improvement Accessibility of hub cities. This not only demonstrates the continuous improvement of Chengdu’s influence and status in the global civil aviation industry, but also lays a firmer foundation for the development of Chengdu aviation. It is a milestone in accelerating the construction of a national-level international aviation hub in western China that is “interconnected and radiating the world”. The status of Chengdu's "Aviation Fourth Pole" has become more prominent.
What does the opening of Tianfu Airport mean for Chengdu and even Sichuan? 50 million is not just a number. "This is a landmark event and a new starting point. The Chengdu Double Airport Hub is not a hub in Chengdu. In a sense, it is not only a hub in Sichuan, but the entire midwestern China. Hub.
In the next step, the construction of the Chengdu hub will still take international routes as an important starting point. Around the hub construction, more passengers and goods will gather here. At the same time, we will expand all-round external channels and strive to provide better services to passengers, making Chengdu Airport a unique and irreplaceable hub for other cities. In addition, broaden the breadth of routes, focus on the characteristics of hubs and transfer services, and improve the optimization of routes between airlines, making transfers in Chengdu faster.