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HK starts on 3rd runway in 2016 to open in 2022
2015-02-27 13:50:00


HONG KONG, Feb 27 (GCTL) - Hong Kong the world's largest international cargo airport, plans to start building a third runway next year but it will open until 2022.

News came in Financial Secretary John Tsang's after Singapore announced plans spend US$2.2 billion to develop a fifth passenger terminal at Changi.

Said Tsang: "It is imperative for us to take forward the development of a three-runway system to meet our long-term air traffic demand and to maintain our status as an international and regional aviation centre in the face of fierce competition from other airports in the region."

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