TEMPO.CO, Jakarta – A organisation of Finance Minister from 10 opposite countries will land on Banyuwangi Airport following a appointment of a airfield as a categorical travel support heart for a Annual Meeting IMF-World Bank that will be hold in Bali on Oct 2018
“For a annual IMF-World Bank meeting, around 17,000 delegations will be present. We have done categorizations, there will be delegations from 10 countries designed to land on Banyuwangi,” pronounced Angkasa Pura II Director Mohammad Awaluddin.
The information was suggested by Awaluddin during a assembly with Tourism Minister Arief Yahya and Banyuwangi Regent Abdullah Azwar Anas in Banyuwangi on Wednesday, Jun 13, 2018. Angkasa Pura II is a handling association for Banyuwangi Airport.
Development of several infrastructures are being accelerated in propinquity to a prestigious world-level meeting, starting from fluctuating a runway, expanding a apron, and overlaying a runway. Awaluddin explained that a runway will be extended from 2,250 meters to 2,500 meters. Meanwhile, a runway’s breadth will be stretched to 45 meters. The runway’s density will also be increasing to a turn of PCN 56.
“The runway overlaying will be conducted by a finish of June. The apron will also be stretched by 23,000 block meters, adult to a sum of 41,000 block meters,” Awaluddin said. All of a construction is approaching to be finished on Sep 2018
“This means, that preparations for a IMF-World Bank assembly is good. With a softened infrastructure specifications, Banyuwangi can be an general airport,” Awaluddin said.
Banyuwangi Regent Abdullah Azwar Anas pronounced that a informal supervision will be prepared to support a executive supervision in implementing a critical meeting. Azwar has also authorized for a VVIP watchful room of a airfield to be converted to a moody depot for general flights.
DAVID PRIYASIDARTA (Contributor)