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Sydney (Kingsford Smith) Airport (colloquially Mascot Airport, Kingsford Smith Airport, or Sydney Airport; IATA: SYD, ICAO: YSSY; ASX: SYD) is an international airport in Sydney, Australia located 8 km (5 mi) south of Sydney city centre, in the suburb of Mascot.

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Airport Name: SYD – Sydney Intl, Sydney, Australia – YSSY
Airport little Name: Sydney Intl
Airport City: Sydney
Airport Country: Australia
IATA: SYD
ICAO: YSSY
Traffic 2017: 28290416
UTC offset: 10
Latitude: -33,946
Longitude: 151,177
Is DomTom: No
Is Schengen: No
Is EU310: No
ISO-2: AU
ISO-3: AUS
DST offset Zone: O
DST winter 2066: 1.10.2017
DST offset: -1
source: Wiki 

About Sydney Airport

It is the primary airport serving Sydney, and is a primary hub for Qantas, as well as a secondary hub for Virgin Australia and Jetstar Airways. Situated next to Botany Bay, the airport has three runways, colloquially known as the east–west, north–south and third runways.
Sydney Airport is one of the world’s longest continuously operated commercial airports and the busiest airport in Australia, handling 41,870,000 passengers in 2016 and 326,686 aircraft movements in 2013. It was the 38th busiest airport in the world in 2016.
The airport is managed by Sydney Airport Corporation Limited (SACL) and the current CEO and MD is Kerrie Mather. Currently 46 domestic and 43 international destinations are served to Sydney directly.

Duty-free rules when arriving in Australia

The following items may be imported into Australia by travellers over 18 years of age without incurring customs duty:

• 50 cigarettes or 50g of tobacco or cigars.
• 2.25L of alcoholic drinks.
• Personal belongings that you’ve owned and used for at least 12 months.
• Other goods to a value of A$900 (A$450 if under 18).

Banned Imports

There are very strict regulations against the import of non-prescribed drugs, weapons, firearms, wildlife, domestic animals and foodstuffs (including meat, poultry and dairy; plants or parts of plants [including fruit, nuts and seeds]; animal products [including wool, skins and eggs] and any equipment used with domestic animals) and other potential sources of disease and pestilence (such as vaccines or viruses). There are severe penalties for drug trafficking.

For further details on customs regulations, contact the Australian Customs and Border Protection Service (www.customs.gov.au).

Banned Exports

The export of protected wildlife and associated products is strictly controlled, including the export of coral, turtle shell, snake or reptile skin, orchids, caviar, ivory products, hunting trophies and traditional medicinal products.

If you plan to export any heritage-listed goods, including works of art, stamps, coins, archaeological objects, minerals and specimens, you need to apply for a special permit.

The export of Australian native animals and plants is either prohibited or restricted.

Also prohibited are firearms, pornography and narcotics.

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