About new Gwadar International Airport
, the GDA Director General said it will be the biggest modern airport in South Asia spanned over 4,300 acres with landing facilities for A-380 aircraft.
According to Mr Dostain Chinese investment for Gwadar was estimated to be about $2 billion out of the larger CPEC portfolio including the upcoming new Gwadar International Airport
, Eastbay Expressway, CPEC Free Zone, port facilities and energy projects.
And among the implementation minutes for New Gwadar International Airport
were also finalized.
31 projec hich ts for development of Gwadar are provided in 2017-18 for this purpose include projects such as implementation of Gwadar master plan, New Gwadar international airport
, a 200-bed hospital, 200 MW power generation, and desalination plant.
New Gwadar International Airport
, which benefits mainly CPEC and partly Balochistan
Construction of New Gwadar International Airport
(NGIA), along with allied facilities for new airport that will be capable of handling a combination of ATR 72, Airbus, (A-300), Boeing (B-737), Boeing (B-747), Airbus A-380 and Boeing 777 air-crafts for domestic as well as international routes and hence shall become the only and first airport in Pakistan which can handle the landing of the largest aircraft of the world.
Pakistan Civil Aviation Authority is executing the development of New Gwadar International Airport
, the part of Pak China Economic Corridor.
Implementation minutes on New Gwadar International Airport
were also finalised.
Minister said the Chinese side has been emphasized to fast track implementation of Gwadar Projects highlighting that ground breaking of New Gwadar International Airport
and Gwadar 300 MW coal fired power plant would be inaugurated soon by the Prime Minister.
Road projects approved in 6th Joint Cooperation Committee (JCC) meeting and New Gwadar International Airport
and East Bay Express Bay projects at Gwadar were also discussed and a road map was finalized.
The work on New Gwadar International Airport
and Gwadar Eastbay Expressway is likely to start soon as preparation of feasibility studies of the projects is going on.
96 billion; construction of New Gwadar International Airport