Work continues on Entebbe airport expansion

Work continues on Entebbe airport expansion

As traffic numbers continue to swell at Entebbe International Airport, a year and a half after the expansion project was commissioned, the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has said it impressed with the pace of the main contractors China Civil Construction Company (CCCC) and Seyani Brothers. The two firms are undertaking the five year expansion project […]

Entebbe airport expansion taking shape, 13.5% of works on new terminal complete

Entebbe airport expansion taking shape, 13.5% of works on new terminal complete

A year after a historical commissioning, the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has said it has made great strides in the ongoing multibillion expansion works at Entebbe International Airport. CAA’s public affairs manager Vianney Luggya on Friday disclosed that over 13.5 per cent of works for the on-going landside expansion of the passenger terminal building at […]

Entebbe Airport will soon host wide-bodied aircraft: CAA

Entebbe Airport will soon host wide-bodied aircraft:  CAA

Entebbe International Airport will be able to comfortably land the biggest passenger aircraft, an Airbus A380 on completion of upgrade and expansion works, which include widening of Runway 17/35, the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA), the body responsible for aviation announced Tuesday. “The expansion of Entebbe is on schedule and this is a major step forward […]

CAA assures hustle-free experience at Entebbe Airport

CAA assures hustle-free experience at Entebbe Airport

Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has promised Ugandans and foreign travelers an immediate end to long queues at the country’s biggest airport, Entebbe International Airport going forward. Through a statement on Monday, the airport’s handlers acknowledged in the recent past, all passengers arriving through Entebbe have been subject to ‘mandatory scanning of their luggage’ on exit at Customs after […]

Top Lebanese – American consultants working on Entebbe Airport expansion

Top Lebanese – American consultants working on Entebbe Airport expansion

Consultants for the Design Review and Construction Supervision services for the upgrade and expansion of Entebbe International Airport, Dar Al – Handasah Shair & Partners in Association with Orion Associates Ltd held a kick off meeting with the Contractor, China Construction Communications Company (CCCC) and CAA officials on 16 May 2017 at Entebbe. Entebbe International […]

Entebbe Airport $200m expansion takes shape

Entebbe Airport $200m expansion takes shape

Entebbe International Airport’s Chinese-funded expansion that includes an extension of the passenger terminal, construction of a new cargo centre, and refurbishment of the airport’s two runways is 17 percent completed and $25m spent so far. With the airport welcoming nearly 3 million visitors last year, and its current infrastructure built to accommodate an average capacity […]