Harbin to expand its airport
Updated : 2020-06-18
By ( e.my399.com )
Under the expansion plans, the airport will be able to handle 285,000 flights annually and annual passenger throughput of 38 million, with cargo and mail throughput of 300,000 metric tons.
A new runway in the east of the airport will be built, adding to existing runways.
Meanwhile, the construction will include 90 parking bays and support facilities for navigation, cargo storage, fire rescues, fuel and power supplies.
Officials said that after the expansion project is completed, it will greatly improve and enhance the capacity of Harbin airport, to better serve the vast number of passengers and serve local economic development.
In 2019, Harbin airport recorded throughput of 20.78 million passengers, ranking it first among the four largest airports in Northeast China for the fourth consecutive years.
That exceeded its design target of handing 18 million passengers in a year, officials said.
Heilongjiang Provincial Hospital launched a service offering nucleic acid tests for COVID-19.
Harbin launched 11 measures to increase subsidies, support stable employment and strengthen guaranteed services.
The government of Harbin recently released new guidelines for curbing a COVID-19 outbreak.
The business environment in Harbin has seen significant improvements since the launch of measures in recent years that targeted simplifying business license applications.