A step before the construction of a new airport in the river where, when and for how much

За шаг до строительства нового аэропорта в Днепре– где, когда и за сколько

The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said that the construction of the airport in the river a priority for development in the region in 2019.

For the project from the state budget allocated UAH 200 million. the development of the project.

“In the state budget to 2019 has already allocated funds for the construction of a new airport. At the last meeting with the Cabinet has been tasked by President Poroshenko, that the Dnieper will have a modern, comfortable airport with the latest technical support”, – said the head of the budget Committee of the Verkhovna Rada Andriy Pavelko.

Now experts are considering two options for construction. The first – reconstruction of the existing airport in the river and runway. The second, called “Dnieper”, suggests the option of building a large hub on the border of the Dnipropetrovsk and Zaporizhia regions that will combine the passenger traffic between the two regions.

The head of regional Council Gleb Prygunov commented: “Experts from across the country were involved in the development of the airport project. There are a lot of on-site construction of a new terminal and runway. The final decision will be known before the end of this year in December. I am sure that the experts will choose the best option. Undoubtedly, this ambitious project is a step towards a civilised future for the whole of the Dnipropetrovsk region”.

As you know, currently, registered the amendment to the budget to allocate funds in the amount of UAH 1 billion for the construction of a modern airport in the river. The amendment was signed by the BPP MPs Andriy Pavelko, matzo, Maxim Kuryachii, Tatyana Rychkova.