Shimojishima Airport is located on the island of Shimojishima in Miyakojima, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. The airport, was originally built as a 'training airport' for commercial pilots, with a secondary role as a (planned) alternative landing site for intercontinental supersonic airliners. It was completed in 1971, a year before Okinawa reverted to Japanese control. It was officially opened in July 1973, initially as a private airport.
Shimojishima Airport code (SHI)
Airport Name: Shimojishima Airport
Airport Keywords: Shimoji Airport
Airport (IATA) Code: SHI