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Yangon International Airport

Yangon International Airport
Airport information
 Location of airport in Burma
Airport typePublic
OwnerGovernment of Union of Myanmar
OperatorMinistry of Transportation
LocationMingaladon 11021, Yangon
Yangon Division, Myanmar
Elevation33 m (109 ft)

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Yangon International Airport ( , -myjàɴɡòuɴ əpjìpjì sʰàiɴjà lèzeiʔIPA) , located in Mingaladon, at 15 km (9.3 mi) north of downtown Yangon, is the primary international airport of Myanmar and the second largest airport in the country.

The airport's old terminal is used exclusively for domestic flights, and the new terminal, in operation since May 2007, handles international flights. The airport, which can handle 2.7 million passengers a year, handled 800,000 international passengers and 1.2 million domestic passengers in 2006. All five Myanmar carriers and about 16 international airlines operate out of Yangon International.

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