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Seletar Airport

Seletar Airport has the unique distinction of being the first international airport of Singapore. The airport is located in Seletar and is under the control of the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore. A lot of schemes for up gradation of the airport has been taken in 2007. JTC Corporation has a plan to upgrade the airport to support the Seletar Aerospace Park. According to this plan the length of the airport is to be increased from its present length of 1,800 meters. The avionics system is also all set for an up gradation to help in the landing of the bigger aircrafts.

The IATA code of the Airport in Seletar is XSP and the ICAO code of the airport is WSSL. The elevation of the Seletar Airport at Singapore above the mean sea level is 11 m. There are 27 aircraft stands in the airport. The runway is paved and the IFR facility is available in the Seletar Airport in Singapore. You are also subjected to customs clearance in the airport.

Airlines serving Seletar Airport comprise of:

  • Airmark Aviation
  • Berjaya Air

There are also chartered flights to Batam in Indonesia. In the year 1998 the Seletor Airport received a total of 7945 scheduled flights in total. Near about 23,919 passengers operate in this airport and about 6025 tons of cargo also came to the airport. Seletar Airport is home to the Republic of Singapore Flying Club, Seletar Flying Club and Singapore Flying College.

Seletar Airport comprises of a number of facilities like:
  • Information Counter
  • Airport Guidance Enquiry System
  • Monitors for flight information
  • Restaurant
  • Telephones
  • Internet
  • ATM
  • Post Office
  • Medical Assistance
  • Security arrangements
  • Car Rental
  • Car Parking
  • Aviation fuel
  • Luggage Carts
  • Smoking Room
  • Aircraft parking
  • VIP Lounge
  • Lavatory for the handicapped

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