5-Dec-2012 10:45 AM

Belo Horizonte Airport receives five bids for runway expansion

Brazil's Belo Horizonte Tancredo Neves International Airport received (05-Dec-2012) five bids for the restoration and expansion of the airport's runway and taxiways. The unnamed winner submitted a bid of BRL199 million (USD93.8 million) which is expected to be approved in Jan-2013. The works will extend the 3000m runway by 600m. [more - original PR - Portuguese]