Vilnius International Airport runway in Lithuania,has a new pavement, and ready for operation.
After a 35-day break, the airport’s function has been restored. Most flights will soon return to Vilnius from Kaunas, where they were being diverted while reconstruction was being performed.
«Full reconstruction of the runway has been performed. Asphalt cover has been completely restored and all infrastructure associated with the runway has been updated. The new lighting system will ensure safer landing for aircraft and higher competitiveness for Vilnius International Airport in the region,» comments A.C.B chairman Valdis Lejnieks.
At the same time, Vilnius International Airport’s Director Gediminas Almantas says: «I am happy with high professionalism and significant efforts that went into this project’s realization. I am proud of the teams working at Lithuanian airports, construction companies and all partners, because everyone worked together like never before.»
Reconstruction of Vilnius International Airport’s runway cost nearly EUR 19 million and took a total of 35 days.