New Islamabad airport to be operational within a year


ISLAMABAD: After years of criticisms about delays and the increased cost of the project, the New Islamabad International Airport will be completely operational within a year, according to the Secretary Aviation Division Irfan Elahi.

During a briefing to members of the National Assembly Standing Committee on Cabinet Secretariat on Wednesday, Mr Elahi said that all access roads to the new airport will be completed during the current year and that flight operations will start by June 30, 2017.

Source (Dawn News)