The Expansion project of Tampico International Airport is found in an advance of 73 percent of its construction, where there is already waiting room and also the exterior facade towards the runway practically ready, mentioned the North Central Airport Group (OMA).
The CEO Ricardo Dueñas, showed in his account Twitter the progress of the work, considered within the federal government as one of the projects within the public-private associations most important to run from 2020 in Tamaulipas, along with other infrastructure plans.
The construction, scheduled since 2017, it has a value of 300 million pesos. The ICA company, property of Carlos Slim, is in charge of the works, which took greater shape in the second half of last year and will join other terminals such as Monterrey Y San Luis Potosi, near completion.
In this Wednesday’s publication, the building has larger spaces, such as the corridors, the waiting room, and a completely renovated façade, which was mentioned by the OMA executives; will allow to have a capacity of one million passengers per year and the arrival of more frequencies of national and international flights. At the moment, there is no estimated completion date.
It should be noted that Reynosa already has its terminal building completed and in operation since February. With the above, you will have a greater opportunity to have a volume of more than one million passengers. In addition, in Durango, a facility of the same level was completed in March.
According to the state Secretary of Tourism, Fernando Olivera Rocha, we talk with different franchises to increase the flow of flights to Tamaulipas destinations, because in addition to Tampico and Reynosa it is intended that air travelers land in Victoria City, Matamoros Y Nuevo Laredo, this, before the end of the present 2021.