Dhaka Shahjalal International Airport

About
Name: Dhaka Shahjalal International Airport
Identifier:  DAC/VGHS
Serves:  Dhaka , Gazipur , Narayanganj
Owner:  Government of Bangladesh
Operator:  Civil Aviation Authority, Bangladesh
Public/Private:  Public / Military
Local Time:  17. Sep 11:04 UTC+06
Description: Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport,), is the largest and most prominent international airport in Bangladesh. It is located in Kurmitola 11 miles from city centre, in the northern part of the capital city Dhaka and it is also a part of BAF Bangabandhu Base used by the Bangladesh Air Force. The airport has an area of 1,981 acres. The Civil Aviation Authority of Bangladesh operates and maintains the airport. It started operations in 1980, taking over from Tejgaon Airport as the principal international airport of the country and was formerly known as Dacca International Airport and later as Zia International Airport, before being named in honour of Shah Jalal, who is one of the most respected Sufi saints of Bangladesh. The IATA code of the airport "DAC" is derived from "Dacca", which is the previously used spelling for "Dhaka".
Source: Wikipedia
Location
Runways
Identifier Length (m/ft) Surface
14/32 3,300/11,500 Asphalt
Statistics
Flights per Day:
205 flights
Distance: 1,534km (953mi)
Flights delayed:
77% (46 flights per day delayed)
Delay Average: 0 minutes
Current Weather
 32 C (Humidity: 74%)
  5kt (9km/h / 5mph) from 140°
  Scattered clouds at 1,500 feet (457 meter)
  Broken clouds at 10,000 feet (3,048 meter)
  4km (2 mi.)
No significant changes expected

 Haze
 METAR VGHS 170400Z 14005KT 4000 HZ SCT015 BKN100 32/27 Q1010 NOSIG

Current Delays

Departures
N/A
Arrivals
17% delays
4 min. average

Destinations

Top Destinations
Airport Flights
per week
Seats
per week
  Chittagong (CGP) 195 11,746 27 1678
  Kolkata (CCU) 101 10,572 14 1510
  Kuala Lumpur (KUL) 91 10,178 13 1454
  Jessore (JSR) 90 2,800 12 400
  Jeddah (JED) 81 29,966 11 4280
  Cox's Bazar (CXB) 64 2,279 9 325
  Saidpur (SPD) 52 1,284 7 183
  Doha (DOH) 48 13,206 6 1886
  Bangkok (BKK) 44 8,389 6 1198
  Singapore (SIN) 43 6,126 6 875

Airlines & Planes

Top Airlines
Airline Flights
per Day
Seats
per Day
US-Bangla Airlines 40 1,263
  Biman Bangladesh Airlines 34 1,648
  Regent Airways 10 1,549
  NovoAir 10 698
  Saudi Arabian Airlines 9 3,247
  SpiceJet 9 961
  Qatar Airways 6 1,867
  Emirates 5 2,314
  Air Arabia 5 800
  IndiGo 4 394
Top Plane Types
Model Flights Seats
Boeing B737-800 42.8/day 2,948/day 2948.6666666666665
Boeing B777-300 22.2/day 8,237/day 8237.433333333332
Bombardier Dash 8-400 21.6/day 650/day 650.8
Airbus A330-300 13.9/day 4,230/day 4230.4
ATR 76-600 13.2/day - 0
Airbus A320 11.4/day 1,630/day 1630
ATR 76-500 10.8/day 698/day 698.8
Bombardier Dash 8-400 8.8/day 197/day 197.6
Boeing B737-700 6.2/day 781/day 781.2
Boeing B777-200 4.9/day 1,592/day 1592.2666666666667

Scheduled Departures at Dhaka Shahjalal International Airport

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Flights
Date / Status Flight Number From To Scheduled
Departure
Departed Arrived Duration
Tue, 17. Sep
On time
Flight: BG88
Biman Bangladesh Airlines  (BG / BBC)
From: Dhaka (DAC / VGHS) To: Bangkok (BKK / VTBS) 11:20 UTC+06 Departure: 11:20 UTC+06
Scheduled
Arrived: 15:00 UTC+07
Scheduled
2h 40m
Tue, 17. Sep
On time
Flight: OD163
Malindo Air  (OD / MXD)
From: Dhaka (DAC / VGHS) To: Kuala Lumpur (KUL / WMKK) 11:25 UTC+06 Departure: 11:25 UTC+06
Scheduled
Arrived: 17:20 UTC+08
Scheduled
3h 55m
Tue, 17. Sep
On time
Flight: QR641
Qatar Airways  (QR / QTR)
From: Dhaka (DAC / VGHS) To: Doha (DOH / OTHH) 11:30 UTC+06 Departure: 11:30 UTC+06
Scheduled
Arrived: 13:50 UTC+03
Scheduled
5h 20m
Tue, 17. Sep
On time
Flight: VQ983
NovoAir  (VQ / NVQ)
From: Dhaka (DAC / VGHS) To: Sylhet (ZYL / VGSY) 11:30 UTC+06 Departure: 11:30 UTC+06
Scheduled
Arrived: 12:20 UTC+06
Scheduled
50m
Tue, 17. Sep
On time
Flight: RX741
Regent Airways  (RX / RGE)
From: Dhaka (DAC / VGHS) To: Cox's Bazar (CXB / VGCB) 11:30 UTC+06 Departure: 11:30 UTC+06
Scheduled
Arrived: 12:30 UTC+06
Scheduled
1h
Tue, 17. Sep
On time
Flight: SG40
SpiceJet  (SG / SEJ)
From: Dhaka (DAC / VGHS) To: Delhi (DEL / VIDP) 11:30 UTC+06 Departure: 11:30 UTC+06
Scheduled
Arrived: 13:30 IST
Scheduled
2h 30m
Tue, 17. Sep
On time
Flight: VQ935
NovoAir  (VQ / NVQ)
From: Dhaka (DAC / VGHS) To: Cox's Bazar (CXB / VGCB) 11:40 UTC+06 Departure: 11:40 UTC+06
Scheduled
Arrived: 12:45 UTC+06
Scheduled
1h 5m
Tue, 17. Sep
On time
Flight: BS201
US-Bangla Airlines  (BS / UBG)
From: Dhaka (DAC / VGHS) To: Kolkata (CCU / VECC) 11:40 UTC+06 Departure: 11:40 UTC+06
Scheduled
Arrived: 12:05 IST
Scheduled
55m
Tue, 17. Sep
On time
Flight: KU286
Kuwait Airways  (KU / KAC)
From: Dhaka (DAC / VGHS) To: Kuwait City (KWI / OKBK) 11:50 UTC+06 Departure: 11:50 UTC+06
Scheduled
Arrived: 14:35 UTC+03
Scheduled
5h 45m
Tue, 17. Sep
On time
Flight: MH103
Malaysia Airlines  (MH / MAS)
From: Dhaka (DAC / VGHS) To: Kuala Lumpur (KUL / WMKK) 12:15 UTC+06 Departure: 12:15 UTC+06
Scheduled
Arrived: 18:10 UTC+08
Scheduled
3h 55m