Xi'an Xianyang International Airport
Xi’an Xianyang International Airport is the main airport serving Xi’an, Shaanxi Province, as well as the whole Guanzhong area. Covering an area of 5 square kilometres, it is the largest airport in Northwest China, and the second largest airport in Northern China.
The airport is located within the administrative area of Xianyang city, which gives the airport its name. It is 25 kilometres northwest of Xi’an city centre, and 13 kilometres northeast of the centre of Xianyang. The airport was the hub for China Northwest Airlines until the company was merged into China Eastern Airlines in 2002. Xi’an Airport is also the hub for Joy Air and Hainan Airlines. Xi’an
Xi’an Xiguan Airport is the former airport serving Xi’an, capital of China’s Shaanxi Province. It was closed on 1 September 1991, when all flights were transferred to the new Xi’an Xianyang International Airport.