Macau International Airport located at the eastern end of Taipa Island is the only airport in Macau. The airport started commercial operations in November 1995. The runway of the airport was built on a strip of reclaimed land in the sea. The airport's main terminal building and air traffic facilities are located on the reclaimed strip. Even though, the overall size of Macau's Airport is small, but still it is capable of handling Boeing 747s and Antonov 124s.
Macau International Airport serves as the center for international carrier Air Macau, JetAsia air charter company and helicopter operator East Asia Airlines. Major airlines such as Air China, China Eastern, Shanghai Airlines and Air Koryo serve Macau Airport. Passenger facilities provided at the airport include air-bridges, parking spaces, Airport Hotel, Restaurants, Duty Free Shops, Taxi Service and much more.