Haneda airport map
Haneda international airport map. Haneda airport map (Kantō - Japan) to print. Haneda airport map (Kantō - Japan) to download. Tokyo International Airport (東京国際空港 Tōkyō Kokusai Kūkō?), commonly known as Haneda Airport (羽田空港 Haneda Kūkō?) (IATA: HND, ICAO: RJTT), is one of the two primary airports that serve the Greater Tokyo Area in Japan. Haneda airport is located in Ōta, Tokyo, 14 km (8.7 mi) south of Tokyo Station as its shown in Haneda airport map. In December 2009, ForbesTraveller.com recognized Haneda Airport as the most punctual airport in the world for two years in a row, with 94.3% of its flights departing on time and 88.6% arriving on time.
Haneda airport handles almost all domestic flights to and from Tokyo, while Narita International Airport handles the vast majority of international flights. In 2010, a dedicated international terminal was opened at Haneda airport in conjunction with the completion of a fourth runway (see Haneda airport map). This allowed for a dramatic increase in international flights going to Haneda, which previously had only "scheduled charter" flights to Seoul, Shanghai, Hong Kong and Taipei. The Japanese government plans to further expand Haneda international role in the future.
Haneda airport handled 64,211,074 passengers in 2010. By passenger throughput, Haneda airport was the second busiest airport in Asia and the fifth busiest in the world, after Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson Airport, Beijing Capital Airport, Chicago O'Hare Airport, and London Heathrow Airport. With Haneda airport and Narita combined Tokyo has the third busiest city airport system in the world, after London and New York City. Haneda airport is the primary base of Japan two major domestic airlines, Japan Airlines (Terminal 1) and All Nippon Airways (Terminal 2), as well as low-cost carriers Hokkaido International Airlines, Skymark Airlines, Skynet Asia Airways, and StarFlyer as its mentioned in Haneda airport map. It is able to handle 90 million passengers per year following its expansion in 2010.
Haneda airport (羽田飛行場 Haneda Hikōjō?) first opened in 1931 on a small piece of bayfront land at the south end of today airport complex. Haneda airport was Japan largest civil airport at the time it was constructed, and took over from the army air base at Tachikawa as the main operating base of Japan Air Transport, then the country flag carrier (see Haneda airport map). During the 1930s, Haneda airport handled flights to destinations in Japan, Korea and Manchuria. In 1939, Haneda airport first runway was extended to 800 m and a second 800-m runway was completed.