Lat 21° 13' 16N Long 105° 48' 26E. Phú Cường, Soc Son District. Also known as Nội Bài or Nội Bài International Airport. Located roughly 28 miles north of Hanoi. In Vietnamese known as "Sân bay Quốc tế Nội Bài".
Built postwar, the airfield was opened on January 2, 1978. This is the main airport servicing Hanoi and the largest airfield in north Vietnam. On October 10, 2001 a new “Terminal One” was opened.
Airport codes: ICAO: VVNB, IATA: HAN. The airport has two runway: 29L/11R measuring 12466' x 148' surfaced with concrete and 29R/11L measuring 12466' x 148' surfaced with concrete.
During 2010, the airport received approximately 9.5 million passengers, which made it overloaded, and accounted for one-third of international departures and arrivals at Vietnam’s three international airports.
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September 24, 2018