Lishe Airport, a grade B civil airport in China, is equipped
with the advanced communication and navigation control systems.
Large planes like MD-82, Boeing-737, Boeing-757 can all
land and take off there.
air routes have been opened to Shanghai, Nanjing, Beijing,
Xiamen, Guangzhou, Wuhan, Wenzhou, Fuzhou, Shenyang, Harbin,
Shenzhen, Guilin, Chengdu, Xi¡¯an, Lanzhou, Changsha, Shantou,
Haikou, Dalian, Chongqin, Zhuhai, Jingjiang, Guiyang, Kunming
and Hong Kong. In 2000, 1.18 million passengers departed
from and arrived at the airport and 22,000-ton freights
were handled. It is now among the busiest airports in China.
goal for Ningbo¡¯s aviation is to :expand Lishe Airport into
a main-line airport according to the 4E standard;building
Lishe Airport into a relatively high level one by perfecting
all necessary facilities.Raise the yearly passenger transport
capacity up to over 3.80 million; and make 1,700 passengers
handling capacity in the rush hour, annual cargo handling
capacity is 46,700 tons, M-II, 747-SP machine could be also
lifted up and put down by the year 2010.
Ningbo paved 5,155 kilometers, averaging 55 kilometers per
square kilometer. The expressway accounts for 150 kilometers,
first-class , second-class highways 2835 kilometers.With
the ports as the center, the expressways, State and Provincial
highways lead to cities and towns in all directions, weaving
a favorable traffic network.. Roads and main highways into
the city proper are all the second class or above. The main
highways include No.329 State Highway leading to Hangzhou
and linking Zhoushan, No.34 Provincial Highway to Taizhou
and Wenzhou, and No.36 Provincial Highway to Shaoxin and
Jinghua. The 145-kilometer expressway connecting Ningbo
with Hangzhou was completed and put into use in 1996. It
has cut down the drive from Ningbo to the provincial capital
Hangzhou to only one and a half hour. In 2000, 222 million
passengers and 82.19 million freights were transported through
all the highways in Greater Ningbo.
total length of the highway is 270 km with the newly built
highway of 120 km. Three main road of national level were
built, the Ningbo part of Ningbo-Jinghua highway, the west
part of the round city highway, and the traffic lane of
Hangzhou Bay, which basically formed the "One circle,
Five lane" highway network.
2. To complete the one-hour round city highway by
building 235km grade one road.
3. Renovate and build the road in the county for
1,350 km. By improving the highway technology, build up
a transportation network radiating in all directions. The
total length of the network will be 5,500 km and the density
of road covered to be 58.7 km per hundred square kilometers.
4.The road surface of the national/provincial road
to be advanced or lower-advanced, and the renovation of
the road leading to the countryside to be speeded up, and
the road surface to the key village to be advanced or lower-advanced.
85% of the municipal road to be in advanced level.
has 1.478-kilometer navigable waterways. The 252-kilometer
Hangzhou-Ningbo canal connected with Beijing-Hangzhou Canal
can pass 40-tonnage vessels. There are 680 vessels of 690,000
tonnages and 10679 seats for passengers. Of the 680 vessels,
12 are 10,000-tonnage vessels with a total of 307,900 tonnage.
The passenger-and-car ferries and express passenger ships
from Ningbo to Shanghai and Zhoushan has greatly promoted
the economic exchange and passenger transport service among
the three places. In 2000, the water-land transport volume
totaled 1.33 million passengers and 18.29 million tons of
cargo, with a turnover of 188 million tons and 53.35 million
passengers per kilometer.
finish the channel renovation of Hangzhou-Ningbo F lane.
Enable 500 tons ship go through and make the whole channel
up to the grade 4 level.