A file picture of the Minister of State for Aviation, Hadi Sirika.
All issues being equal, the Akanu Ibiam International Airport Enugu needs to be accomplished earlier than easter 2020.
That’s in accordance with the minister of aviation, Mr Hadi Sirika who was accompanied by the Deputy Governor of Enugu state on an inspection go to to see the extent of labor completed on the airport terminals and runway.
Mr Sirika listed set up of touchdown system, taxi and airfield lightings as a few of the gear to be delivered throughout the timeline, for 24-hour operations on the airport.
The ongoing rehabilitation of the Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu, might be accomplished and the airport reopened earlier than the Easter deadline, the Minister of Aviation assured.
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He mentioned the contractor, PW, had been urged to make sure that he delivered the perfect of jobs as a way to be certain that what occurred to the runway, which failed after six years, didn’t repeat itself.
The minister additional said that other than the runway and terminal constructing, the place work can also be ongoing, important gear similar to Instrument Landing Systems ( ILS), Air Field Lighting (AFL), strategy lights, taxi lights, aerodrome markings, and different services could be accomplished earlier than the reopening date.