Sanya Phoenix Int’l Airport wins World’s Best Airport VIP Terminal Award
Sanya Phoenix International Airport won the World’s Best Airport VIP Terminal Award 2014 at the Skytrax World Airport Awards, which was held in Barcelona, Spain on 26 March.
Opened in January 2012, Sanya Phoenix Airport’s VIP Terminal is constructed as Asia’s largest single building terminal dedicated to VIPs and features 61 balconies over three floors covering 12,000 sqm.
Besides, the Haikou Meilan International Airport was also honored in several categories on Skytrax’s list, including the best Regional Airport in Asia, World’s Best Airport as well as Best Domestic Airport in China.
As of 2013, the annual passenger throughput at both of airports in Hainan reached 24.8 million passengers. To offer more choice and bring greater convenience to passengers, the Sanya airport is planning to expand its air services in second and third-tier cities as well as in the South Asian market.