Turkmenistan to speed up airport construction in Garabogaz

Business Materials 2 February 2018 18:13 (UTC +04:00)

Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, Feb. 2

By Huseyn Hasanov – Trend:

President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov has ordered to speed up the development of the project for construction of an airport runway of the Caspian city of Garabogaz, the Altyn Asyr TV channel reported Feb. 2.

Berdimuhamedov gave the instruction at a working meeting in Turkmenbashi, dedicated to social and economic development of the country’s western Balkan region.

Chairman of Turkmenistan Airlines Dovran Saburov presented a report during the meeting.

The head of Turkmen state noted that the services provided at the airports of the country must fully meet the high international standards, according to the report.

It was reported in October 2017 that capacity of the new airport in Garabogaz will be 100 passengers per hour.