Construction of the Flight Command and Control Tower at Dushanbe International Airport to be completed in winter 2019

The construction of the Flight Command and Control Tower at Dushanbe International Airport, Tajikistan, will be completed ahead of schedule – in February 2019. Earlier it was scheduled to put the object into operation in late summer 2019, a source in the Ministry of Transport of Tajikistan reported.

According to the plan, the height of this tower should be 36 – 41 meters, but as a result of the corrective amendments the height of the object will be 42 meters. To date, the construction of 32 meters of the object has been completed.

Earlier it was reported that the French government had allocated a grant of US $ 3 million for the construction and equipping of the Flight Command and Control Tower. However, according to the Ministry of Transport, Paris will allocate about EUR 6 million for the construction of the facility.

The ceremony of laying the first brick in the foundation of this Flight Command and Control Tower building located in the territory of the Dushanbe International Airport was held on March 14, 2018.

The project was developed by French experts taking into account the views of the Tajik side.

This important strategic construction of civil aviation facilities in Tajikistan, sponsored by the French government, is being built by Мarc Meunier Company, France.

The construction of this tower will increase the flight safety level. The project complies with all international standards and can withstand a nine-magnitude earthquake. The entire constructions are convinced in the Ministry of Transport of the Republic of Tajikistan.

Source – http://news.tj/

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *