Recently, the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam has simply reported to the Ministry of Transport (Transportation) on the planning of Dong Hoi Airport to change into a world airport.
Mr. Dinh Viet Thang, Director of the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam, mentioned that the planning plan for Dong Hoi Airport is applied in accordance with the Master Plan for the event of the nationwide airport and airport system within the 2021-2030 interval, with a imaginative and prescient. By 2050, it’s being submitted to the Prime Minister.
Accordingly, within the Report No. 13833 dated December 24, 2021 of the Ministry of Transport submitted to the Prime Minister for approval, the Master plan on growth of the nationwide airport and airport system, Dong Hoi is recognized as an airport. inland.
In this report, the Ministry of Transport has reported and submitted to the Prime Minister for permission to function worldwide flights at home airports to make sure environment friendly exploitation of the airport system, assembly the demand socio-economic growth, guaranteeing flexibility and openness of planning.
When airways have a must open common worldwide flights and guarantee infrastructure, the Ministry of Transport will report back to the Prime Minister for permission to show it into a world airport.
Previously, in Decision 1491/2018 of the Ministry of Transport approving the planning of Dong Hoi Airport for the interval to 2020, with a imaginative and prescient to 2030, this airport was deliberate with the place and performance as an airport. Domestic flights have worldwide flights, guaranteeing the operation of worldwide flights when wanted.
The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam affirmed: “The grasp plan for the nationwide airport system and the planning doc for Dong Hoi Airport (1/2000) each determine and permit the operation of worldwide flights on the airport. Dong Hoi airline. When airways have demand and airport infrastructure is assured, the Ministry of Transport will report back to the Prime Minister to switch and announce Dong Hoi as a world airport.
On that foundation, the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam proposed the Ministry of Transport to contemplate and preserve the content material, nature and scale of Dong Hoi airport within the grasp plan file of the nationwide airport system to report back to the Prime Minister for approval. .
Dong Hoi airport, IATA airport code is VDH, is an airport in Loc Ninh commune, Dong Hoi metropolis, Quang Binh province. This airport was constructed by the French colonialists within the Thirties, upgraded and used throughout the Vietnam conflict, hardly ever used after 1975. The airport cluster within the North began rebuilding on May 30. August 2006 and accomplished and put into use on May 18, 2008 at Loc Ninh, Dong Hoi metropolis (Quang Binh province). The airport is situated to the north, 6 km from the middle of Dong Hoi, close to the East Sea coast and has a runway 300 m east of National Highway 1A.
In 2011, the variety of flights served was 956 journeys with 68,427 passengers, in contrast with 984 flights and 49,803 passengers in 2010 and an estimated 1104 flights taking off with 90,000 passengers in 2012. In 2015, the airport This airport served 261,372 passengers, a rise of 122.1% in comparison with 2014. The passenger quantity in 2016 was 365,820 (up 39.96% in comparison with 2015), a complete of two,650 departures and arrivals, and 225,390 tons. items handed. Passenger quantity in 2017 is anticipated to succeed in 500,000 passengers, equal to the designed capability of this airport.