Guangzhou Airport (Baiyun) China

Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport is the main airport of Guangzhou, the capital of the province of Guangdong, People's Republic of China.

Guangzhou Airport Check-in Counters

The airport is the main hub of China Southern Airlines and a focus city for Shenzhen Airlines.

Guangzhou Airport Arrivals Departures Board

In 2007, Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport was the 2nd busiest airport in China in passenger traffic, and 3rd busiest in cargo traffic.

Guangzhou Airport Terminal

"Baiyun" means "white clouds" in Chinese, and refers to Mount Baiyun near the airport.

Guangzhou Airport Terminal Interior

The new airport opened on August 5, 2004, replacing the 72-year-old previous, identically named Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport (now closed). The new airport is 28 kilometers from downtown Guangzhou. The second phase of construction, planned for completion in 2009, will double the airports capacity.

Guangzhou Airport Departure Gates

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