Runway of Rajbiraj Airport finishes construction


16th Apr, 2018 | Tourism Mail Crew


KATHMANDU, Apr 16: The Rajbiraj Airport in Saptari has finally seen the completion of its runway, and is nearly ready for operation. The airport is estimated to start operation in the first week of May.

[caption id="attachment_4131" align="alignnone" width="800"] Project Coordinator Ramekwal Mahato said that the runway is 1,500 meters long and 30 meters wide. It has a 90 meter long, 60 meter wide apron and a 110 meter long and 20 meter wide taxiway.  [/caption]

Repairs on the tower is expected to complete within a week. The runway construction project was contracted to Kanchharam, Raman and Dev and Shayar JV Company.