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New airport to bring growth to Jeju Island

Posted : 2015-11-26 Korea Times

To cope with the surging number of tourists, a new airport will be built by 2025

The Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport recently announced the plan for the 4.1-trillion-won airport in Seongsan-eup in Seogwipo City on the eastern part of the island

“This is the largest project in the island’s history. It means widening our gate twice. The island will grow and have assets to hand down to our next generation,” he said

The province has also been planning to set up an airport complex called Air City around the second airport. The complex will house various facilities, such as shopping malls and convention and financial centers..

more: http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/news/culture/2015/11/203_191914.html