Xiamen Gaoqi International Airport is the primary international gateway in Xiamen, Fujian. This airport is the base of Xiamen Airlines, but also is served by the carriers listed below. TAECO, which is an aircraft maintenance provider, is based at the airport. It is located on the north side of Xiamen Island.
In 2009, Xiamen airport was the 10th busiest airport in terms of cargo traffic, 11th busiest airport in terms of passenger traffic and the 15th busiest airport by traffic movements in China.