and passenger terminal of Maku Airport are at the end stages of their
construction and flights will be started this year in this airport.
Maku airport was started in 1991 and currently control tower and passenger terminal
is under construction.
of the airport was halted due to some issues but regarding the establishment of
Maku free zone organization in this area and the needs of people to launch
international flights, Maku free zone organization has decided to pursuit its
different sections of the airport including flight section, roof structure of
terminal, control tower, technical building and terminal building are under
construction. According to the latest reports second layer of asphalt on flight
band has been completed.
The band was
supposed to fit Fokker 100 aircraft to take off and land, but based on the
needs of Maku free zone it is redesigned for Airbus A320.
tower has a height of 33 meters and two-story steel structure with 75 and 80
square meters, and its construction dates back to 2014. All operations of concrete placement of the tower and steel
structure of floors has been finished and joinery works has begun.
construction of the roof structure of terminal that includes the deployment of
70 columns in various dimensions, roof structure texture in an area of 700
square meters has also started in 2014.
accounts it can be predicted that flight test will be held this year in this
airport and then Maku free zone can use its advantages.