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Opening of the « new » runaway of Pointe-Noire Airport!

Opening of the « new » runaway of Pointe-Noire Airport!
02/01/2017
End of September, the works of the new runway of Pointe-Noire ended. After seven months of intensive works, the 2,600 meters of the runway are rehabilitated and strengthened. The works required the closure of the airport at night form 10 pm till 8 am to allow the works to be achieved. 270 employees worked during the night on the runway as well as 80 people in the career of Nkougni in 100km of Pointe-Noire to supply raw materials.

A RUNWAY IN ACCORDANCE WITH INTERNATIONAL STANDARDS!

On August 5th, Mr. Gilbert Mokoki, Minister of Transport, Civil Aviation and the Merchant Navy, visited the construction site. He appreciated the professionalism and expertise of the teams of AERCO, Egis, SGE-C and Ineo who were able, under the attentive look of the BCS, the ANAC and the ASECNA, to bring to successful issue this important construction site.

Within the purpose of the certification of the Airports of Congo and development of the air transport, AERCO offers by now in Pointe-Noire a runway in accordance with international standards. Its technical features (2600m of runway, continuation of stop of 100m with a width of 45 and shoulders of 7.5m), allow to welcome new types of aircrafts operated by some airlines interested by development in Pointe Noire airport.