14-Jan-2013 3:24 PM

Shijiazhuang Airport expansion project nearing completion

China's Hebei Aviation Investment Group stated (11-Jan-2013) construction work on Shijiazhuang Airport's expansion project is nearing completion and will commence trial operations in 2013. The CNY4000 million (USD625 million) project will increase the airport's capacity to 20 million passengers and 250,000 tonnes of cargo p/a. The airport will also handle overflow passengers from Beijing Capital Airport. [more - original PR - Chinese]