Nadi Airport Terminal modernisation project progressing well
August 4, 2015 5:03 am
Upgrade works on the Nadi Airport Terminal Modernisation project is progressing well with contractors nearing close to 50% completion.
Construction of the departures area on the first floor which has been redeveloped and extended is almost complete.
Airports Fiji Limited Executive Chairman Faiz Khan says they’re looking at launching this area for public usage around next month.
He adds that when completed, Nadi international airport will boast a modern check in terminal with its ceiling being raised to 7 metres.
There will also be an extension to the entrance of the terminal that will enable improved passenger flow management.
A new two lane drop off area will be created for better traffic management outside the departure check in hall throughout the terminal will be modern and have new air conditioning systems.
The departure lounge will have modern shopping and retail facilities with amenities such as prayer room and children’s play area.
Passengers arriving into the country will get enhanced facilities such as additional immigration counters and carousel.
Contractors of the project Hawkins and Pacific Building Solutions are targeting completion by mid next year.