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Dong Hoi airport expansion project approved

The Saigon Times

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HCMC – Local authorities have granted in-principle approval for the Dong Hoi Airport expansion project, which includes construction of Terminal 2 and expansion of aircraft stands, with a total investment of VND1,844 billion.

The Airports Corporation of Vietnam (ACV) will take charge of developing this project.

The project aims to enhance Dong Hoi Airport’s capacity to accommodate three million passengers annually.

The expansion of aircraft stands will be executed in phases, adding four stands across 15,016 hectares of land, increasing the total number of stands at the airport to eight.

Terminal 2 is planned for construction to the southeast of the existing terminal. It will have two levels and a usable floor area of 16,800 square meters. The project also includes the development of infrastructure in front of the terminal, the construction of a car parking area, internal roads, and other supporting facilities.

The investment of VND1,844 billion required for the Dong Hoi expansion project will be fully funded by the investor.

Work on Terminal 2 is scheduled to commence in the third quarter of next year and is expected to be operational by the first quarter of 2026.

Simultaneously, the expansion of the aircraft stands is expected to be completed within 17 months, aligning with the construction schedule for Terminal 2.

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