The managing Director/CEO, Federal Airports Authority (FAAN) Engr. Saleh Dunoma has said the new international terminal at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport Abuja will be operational by October 2018.
Engr. Dunoma who spoke at the sidelines of President Muhammadu Buhari’s inspection of ongoing construction work at the airport yesterday however noted that terminal facility should be ready by August 2018 but will be officially commissioned around October.
“We are pressuring the contractor to finish (the terminal) in August so that we can start operations in October and all the stakeholders are working together to ensure this happens” he explained.
He expressed satisfaction with the quality of work done, adding that the train station would be linked to the existing domestic terminal for seamless movement if passengers.