China as of June 11 this year is completing its new airfield “Tingri” (Tibet Autonomous Region) in the Indian direction
Removal from the Indian state of Sikkim – 150 km. Location coordinates: 28.602 N x 086.794 E The facility has been under construction since October 2020. The latest satellite imagery is from September 2021. Significant changes can be seen in nine months: the laying of a 4,500-meter runway is almost completed, which will allow it to receive heavy aircraft (military transport aircraft for the delivery of logistics and troops, bombers), the construction of aircraft hangars and storage warehouses is underway. , the administrative zone is being set up.
We wrote about other Chinese airfields in the Indian direction here.
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