Indonesian Government to Build Airports in Purbalingga, Blora

JAKARTA (TheInsiderStories) – Indonesia government plans to build airports in Purbalingga and Blora regencies in Central Java, Transportation Minister Budi Karya Sumadi said in Semarang’s Ahmad Yani’s new terminal on Sunday (11/02). According to him, Central Java’s improving economy and increasing investments demanded the availability of air transports. There have been many requests for airport constructions delivered to the ministry, he added. The constructing an airport in Purbalingga—as an extension of the General Sudirman Air Force Airport—is currently in the stage of land procurement. Meanwhile, for the airport in Blora, the ministry said they have entered the design planning stage.