6 List of West Java Commercial and Non-Commercial Airports
Airports in West Java are still number 6 pieces so far. Menyumbang the largest percentage of the airport on the island of Java. There are only 23 airports on the island of Java, including the capital of the beloved country. Speaking of bandara, do you already know the function of the mountain?
Airport stands for an airport that is actually an aviation facility for aircraft and helicopters. As a place to leave and land. It is certain that in every large area a province will provide it. However, this airport shall have support facilities such as operators, terminals, and aircraft hangars.
So, if any place already has a helipad and runway, it still doesn’t include the airport. Therefore, there are actually many runways and helipads. However, the location is not yet in the airport category. For those of you who are curious about West Java’s list of airports, here’s the full review.
Kertajati International Airport
Being one of the airports that has baptized an international certificate. Kertajati is located right in Majalengka Regency, West Java. The location is not too far from the capital city of Bandung. About 68 km or 4 hours road trip. Surely Kertajati is the choice of many local and interlocal travelers.
For the area of the place, it should be very large. It has even been named the number two largest airport in Indonesia. After Soekarno-Hatta airport. Then for the inauguration and the first operation collapsed on 24 May 2018. At that time, Jokowi’s presidential plane landed there. A proud achievement for the West Java government.
Luar normally again, the runway areaeven reaches 3 hectares. More precisely 3000 square meters approximately. With this type of area, it is easy for Kertajati to accommodate the widest aircraft in the world’s Boeing 777. Indeed, this is an international standard to be met by West Java airports if they are to retain the title of international operations.
For passenger capacity every year before the pandemic period took place. According to the data, almost 30 million passengers a year. But, now it is during the pandemic. It must be understood if there is a reduction. After all, the sluggish economy will still affect people’s aviation interests, both local and inter-local.
Airports in west Java Cakrabhuwana
Located in Cirebon, the place is much more of a condong for regency instead of the city. Unlike Kertajati which has a runway area of 3000 square meters. Cakrabhuwana even has an area of no more than 4000 square meters. Of course, it is because the flights performed there only for certain rings.
For exercises of visiting officers’ flights. However, in the future there is a possibility to develop it into a commercial one. This means that there will be local flights there. It’s just that for operation, it’s mostly for small aircraft. Because the biggest flight is only on the C-212 aircraft.
Even so for the runway surface in it is adequate. How he couldn’t because there’s a quality asphalt out there. To be clear, Cakrabhuwana is a class III airport specially managed by hubud’s UPT Directorate General. It remains only to wait for the time until the finished commercial development is perfectly completed.
Displayadinata Airport in West Java
The airport in West Java is Wiriadinata. It’s actually an air snippet base. Located on Jln, Lieutenant Colonel Basyir Surya Tasikmalaya West Java. The airport belongs to the mountainous region. As not, the height of the base surface of the citya reached 350 permukart. Uniquely, now Lanud Wiriadinata is used as civil aviation.
It is also used for aerospace school flights. Just like Bandara Adi Soemarmo Boyolali. The name lanud is taken from the hero of the air force, namely the posthumous Admiral Air Rear, Raden Atje Wiriadinata. Its history is so long because it has been in operation since 1946 long before Indonesia was established as it is now.
Beforeit had the name Wiriadinata, this airport had the name Cibeureum. Just like the asi locationlocated in the Cibe ureum. It was owned by KNIL in 1946-1950. In the end, the transfer was made and was officially owned by the Indonesian government. Then Cibeureum’s renaming took place in 2001.
Husein Sastranegara International Airport
Bandar air located in the villageof Husen Sastranegara, Cicendo, Bandung City. It is certain that the place is located in the urban center of Bandung. The story that gets its name is based on AURI military pilots who died during training during the Japanese colonial era. Hussein Sastranegara who had to die while serving in Yogyakarta.
Exactly the same as other Japanese state tactics such as BPUPKI, PPKI, etc. A Japanese imperial air and ground base would have been established in Yogyakarta. It is therefore understandable that naming is appropriate because Husein Sastranegara indirectly fought to liberate Indonesia.
Back in the present, there are 10 major airlines both local and non-local operating at this West Java airport. So for those of you who want to fly from Husein Sastranegara airport, you have tochoose which airline according to your capacity. There are Garuda Indonesia, Citi link, Air Asia, Malindo, Nam Air, Singapore Air and others.
Atang Senjaya Airport
It is certain that this airport is of national importance. It can be said that he is the brother of Lanud Halim Perdana kusuma and Lanus Iswahyudi. For name-making, it is certainly from the hero of the Air Force, namely Posthumous Lieutenant Colonel Atang Sendjaja.
Atang Senjaya’s location is located in Kemang, Bogor Regency, West Java Indonesia. There are many units of units brought under the control of Lanud Atang Senjaya. Like the 4 air wings of Squadrons 6 to 8. Then there are Engineering Squadron 024 and other side units.
Such as Education Squadron 501, Education Squadron 503, and Air Force Pain Squadron Atang Senjaya. The airport in West Java has many military control centers so that the operation of flights in it is only for the military. However, it is possible to use it as a commercial unit other than for military purposes.
After all, with the creation of a new commercial airport. It can support the economic passion of the Bogor regency government, of course. In addition, transportation becomes more capable so that important guests feel facilitated. It will only wait until the airport change planning process is completed to be worked out.
Cijulang Nusawiru Airport
Unlike other West Java airports, a small type of airport for small aircraft. Its location is close to west Java’s popular tourism, namely Green Canyon. It may be one of the reasons why it should be redeveloped. As one of the largest airports in Pangandaran, the regency government must be sensitive.
For the airline that has been there so far there is Susi Air. No stranger to the name? In fact, this airline belongs to the former Indonesian Minister of Maritime Affairs . Ms Susi Pujiastuti is the sole owner of Susi Air. They travel from Nusawiru to Jakarat (Halim Perdanakusuma and Cilacap.
Please wait while it continues if this airport is maximized again. But seeing the beauty of tourism in it, the Regency Government should be well aware of it. Maximising tourism is not only in the tourism sector. But, also on transportation to make it easier for travelers to visit.
How do you understand some airports in West Java this time? So far, only 6 are included in it according to the basic understanding of the airport. So if you’re in West Java, try using one of them. All airports in West Java are certainly suitable for operational use.