Report from our correspondent (reporter He Xin) on October 19th, the reporter learns from the wushan airport construction headquarters, WuShanShenNv peak airport land demolition work was completed a few days ago, the principal part of the project officially started. Is expected by the end of 2017, the airport will be built putting-in-service proactively.
Goddess peak airport location for civilian tourism regional airport, square of the township on the border between wushan and fengjie turn his temple. Airport, covers an area of 2700 mu, and will build a 2600 - meter runway, terminal area at 2020 passengers 280000 passengers, the throughput of 1200 tons of target design, the terminal of 3500 square meters, 5 slots.
Airport project is expected to invest 1.642 billion yuan, of which the national civil aviation administration of 426 million civil aviation development fund, the rest arranged by the national development and reform commission, the central budget for investment and arrangement of fiscal fund in chongqing.
Preliminary navigation cities including chongqing, Beijing, guangzhou, Shanghai and other key cities in China. When completed, it will only take half an hour from central city by plane to wushan, saving more than four hours than taking a bus. The personage inside course of study says, the airport was built after putting-in-service proactively, is advantageous to the enhancement of the accessibility, enhance the wushan Yangtze river three gorges tourism scenic small, hubei shennongjia, the three gorges dam golden triangle, wushan and fengjie and small WuXi golden triangle tourism development and comprehensive competitiveness.