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New Chitose Airport

Airport information
Airport typePublic
OperatorMinistry of Transport (airfield)
Hokkaidō Airport Terminal Co., Ltd. (terminal)
ServesSapporo metropolitan area
LocationChitose and Tomakomai
Elevation (70 ft)
International Passengers833902
Domestic Passengers17249023
Total Passengers18082925

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|} , is an airport located 2.7 NM south southeast of Chitose and Tomakomai, Hokkaidō, Japan, serving the Sapporo metropolitan area. By land area, it is the largest airport in Hokkaidō.

The airport has a semicircular domestic terminal (similar in design to the terminals at DFW Airport) with eighteen gates, and a smaller international terminal with six gates.

As of 2005, New Chitose Airport was the third busiest airport in Japan (behind Narita and Haneda) and ranked #64 in the world in terms of passengers carried. The 894 km New Chitose - Tokyo Haneda route is the busiest air route in Japan, with 8.8 million passengers carried (out of 13.2 million seats available) in 2010.

Image:CTS airport diagram.png|Airport diagram. Civil flights use the parallel runways to the southeast; JASDF flights use the parallel runways to the northwest.

Image:Shinchitose Airport Terminal Building.JPG|Terminal building.

Image:New CHITOSE Airport terminal.jpg|

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