In order to improve the
traffic for the people who live on off-shore island, Penghu County
Government began to construct and manage Qimei airport in 1977.
Meanwhile, the two air routes were approved and started to operate
by Yong-Xing airline, including: Kaohsiung air route and Magong air
route. So was Taiwan airline in 1998. Since then, people had one
more way of reaching their destination by air other than by sea. CAA
took over the operation of the airport since May 11th, 1996 and
constructed Qimei management aid station. In order to improve the
quality of air travel, CAA started the construction of a new airport
lobby in July,1993 and it was finished in June,1994. The runway was
made of asphalt and seriously damaged. So the runway was rebuilt for
safety from May 5th,1995 to November 23rd 1995. The new runway was
made of PC. The length of runway is 783m, and the width is 23m.
aid station contact information:
Address:No.55 Ping-He village, Qimei village, Penghu county. (88341)