Tianjin Binhai International Airport is scheduled to unveil its new terminal building on April 28.
By that time, the airport is expected to be able to meet the requirement to handle an annual passenger flow of 10 million. After new terminal building is open domestic and international airlines will transfer all of their passenger flights there.
Building commenced on August 8 2005 and the new terminal building is located to the east of the runway and covers a construction area of 116,000 square meters. The opening of the new terminal building means that the fifth renovation phase of Tianjin Binhai International Airport will be completed with a total investment of about RMB3 billion. The new airport will be four and a half times larger than the original one.