The Minister of Transportation has approved an airport construction project with a total investment of more than 3.4 trillion VND, in the southern province of An Giang .

Under the adopted plan which covers until 2020, with a vision to 2030, in the first phase from now to 2020, the airport construction will need a total of over 1.4 trillion.

On a total area of 235 ha, the civil airport area will occupy 34.2 ha while 31.2 ha will be allocated for a military airport area and 169 ha for other purposes.

The airport will boast a 3,000 sq.m. passenger and management terminal and will have an 1,850 metre long runway designed to serve ATR72 aircraft./.