The new building of Sittwe Airport opened
Department of Civil Aviation opened the new airport building of Sitwee Airport at the end of March, according to local newspaper 7 Day.
The current airport terminal has capacity to mange two flights and the new terminal has management capacity of six flights at the same time.
The ground handling will be also increased to 400 from 150 visitors after the new terminal is opened.
There are ten domestic airlines operating flights to Sittwe and the department expects to provide airport services to one million visitors a year at Sittwe airport.
Ref: 7 Day