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Matsuyama Airport, Matsuyama
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Matsuyama Airport is an airport located 3NM west southwest of Matsuyama, Ehime, Japan.HistoryThe airport opened as an Imperial Japanese Navy(Nihon kaigun) airfield in 1941.At the end of the war IT was the base of the 353th fighter squardon which défend Japan against saipan B-29 's raids and became a state-administre civil airport in 1958. It was the first airport in Shikoku to see jet service following a runway extension project in 1972.An office park named "Biz Port" opened near the airport in 2003 to attract technology businesses, but is scheduled to close on 1 April 2015.In 2013, the government of Ehime Prefecture and local business organizations announced that they would begin subsidizing the airport's international routes to Shanghai and Seoul, which had seen load factors of less than 50% in June 2013.Accidents and incidentsOn October 26, 2013, a small propeller aircraft inbound from Kikai Airport crash-landed on the runway at around 6:30 p.m., forcing a temporary closure of the airport.Airlines and destinationsLink Airs, a Fukuoka-based regional airline startup, plans to begin service to the airport in 2014.
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  • The airport runway is open towards the Seto Inland Sea and pleasant. Enjoy the flight Haneda in and out very often, but do not enter. Easy access from the town.
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  • Flight is delayed and I had time to kill time perspective to the deck. Unlike the departure floor of the second floor, so not too many people can relax.
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  • To the people at the airport, usually a moteamashimasu time. So when a heartbeat, will go to the observation deck. Many flights of the Songshan Airport is not just around the corner in the flights of mind enraptured.
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  • Runway soon looks beautiful from the air staff. Is the airport for the first time, but a very relaxing. There were very helpful. By day, can I get a pimp juice from the tap! It was just lucky! 5
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  • Bathroom was very clean. In the business lounge, drink that pimp juice. (Unfortunately with a faucet is not.)
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  • Souvenir shops and restaurants and the latency of an airplane can be enjoyed. Unfortunately nowhere available electrical outlet within the restricted area.
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  • Sea bream in the restaurant area on the second floor of rice and how much sea bream rice delicious meal. Want to go to the Head Office of the major road.
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  • This is a messed up your favorite airport. Bullet train + limited express ' shiokaze ' journey is best, but is-was and when you want to arrive is still a plane. Recently, the effect of the peach? Osaka (Kansai) ← → Matsuyama was cheaper? So, I'm glad it is.
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