Tue, 26 Jul 2011

TEMPO Interactive, Jakarta:Work to turn Indonesia's Soekarno-Hatta International Airport into a world-class international gateway by 2014 will begin early next year, initially with the drafting of the grand design. State airport operator Angkasa Pura II's finance director Laurensius Manurung has said that Rp 11.7 trillion would be spent on the overhaul. The plans include expanding the airport's Terminal 3 and integrating Terminals 1 and 2. Angkasa Pura president director Tri Sunoko pointed out that it was hoped in the immediate years to come, the airport would be able to accommodate 62 million passengers.