Enterprise, company sign construction agreement
Dec 14 2010
Addis Ababa, December 14, 2010 (Addis Ababa) - The Ethiopian Airports Enterprise (EAE) and CRBC Addis Engineering, Chinese company signed a construction agreement here on Tuesday amounting to 1.1 billion Birr.
EAE CEO, Shiferaw Alemu and CRBC General Manager, Wang Yang signed the agreement.
According to the agreement, expansion of aircraft parking area, taxiway and restoration of the existing runway, among others will be carried out at the Addis Ababa Bole International Airport.
On the occasion, EAE CEO Shiferaw said the total cost for the projects will be covered by the Enterprise.
Upon going fully operational, the aircraft parking capacity of the airport will reach to 44 from the current 19, he said.
Shiferaw said the expansion project will enable the airport to park huge aircrafts including Boeing 747 and Boeing 777.