Reconstruction of runways completed in most airports of Kazakhstan
Astana, Kazakhstan, Nov.11
By Daniyar Mukhtarov - Trend:
The reconstruction of runways has been completed in 14 of 18 major airports existing in Kazakhstan, said the report of the Ministry of Investment and Development of Kazakhstan Nov.11.
"Following the airport of Taldykorgan city in early November, the first stage of the reconstruction of the runway at the airport in Uralsk, which envisaged strengthening of its coverage, was completed," said the Minister for Investment and Development of Kazakhstan Asset Issekeshev. "Thus, runways in 14 of 18 major airports in Kazakhstan have been reconstructed."
The report said that the reconstruction of the runways of airports is carried out within the framework of the State Program of development and integration of infrastructure of the transport system of Kazakhstan until 2020.
Besides the renovation of runways at airports of Uralsk and Taldykorgan, project documentation for reconstruction of the airport runway of Petropavlovsk will be developed until the end of 2014. It is planned that the renovation of runways of the four remaining airports in Kostanay, Semipalatinsk, Ust-Kamenogorsk and Petropavlovsk will be completed by 2020.