Beijing Capital International Airport is a centre for the Chinese civil aviation network and is developing towards the goal of becoming the central hub of the Asia Pacific air traffic. By the end of 2008, there are 78 domestic and foreign airline companies are participating in the operational business.
More than 9,000 weekly scheduled flights are available to 96 cities in China and 91 cities abroad. In 2008, the aircraft movements and the passenger throughput at the Beijing Airport reached 431,670 and 55,937,300 respectively, and the freight throughput reached 1,365,768 tonnes, ranking 21th, 8th and 19th respectively among airports in the world based on the preliminary ranking of ACI.
Along with that, Terminal 3 was opened on February 29, 2008, which is the world's largest terminal with the new third 4F runway, 3,800 meters in length and 60 meters in width. The design capacity of Beijing Airport increased from 35.5 million to 76 million passengers per year. Beijing Airport provides a comfortable and convenient travel experience for passengers, and renews your spirit.