The member of the Supreme Political Council- Jaber Al-Wahbani stressed the importance of preserving the lands and Parameters of the Republic's airports, and developing the community awareness of their importance in providing humanitarian services and air navigation.
Al-Wahbani pointed out, in a meeting at the Ministry of Transport on 20th of March 2023, in the presence of the deputy Chairman of the Shura Council- Abdo Al-Janadi, to the interest and keenness of the revolutionary leadership and the Supreme Political Council in rehabilitating and developing Taiz International Airport due to its strategic importance in providing its services in a way that meets the needs of citizens in Taiz Governorate and the densely populated governorates benefiting from the airport.
He also urged the Ministry of Transport, the Civil Aviation Authority, and the Land Survey and Urban Planning Authority to redouble efforts to activate and maintain work at the airport.
While the Deputy Prime Minister for National Vision Affairs- Mahmoud Al-Junaid, praised the efforts of the Ministry of Transport and the Civil Aviation and Meteorology Authority to preserve the lands and Parameter of Taiz Airport, and the adoption of a plan to expand and develop the airport and rehabilitate it as a result of the bombing it was subjected to by the aggression military aircraft.
He also stressed the need to cooperate and work as a team with the local authority and the relevant authorities for the speedy completion of the execution of the Taiz International Airport fence project.
In turn, the Minister of Transport- Abdul Wahhab Al-Durra stressed on the importance of Taiz Airport at the local and international levels, based on its function that serves a large population density.
He also pointed out that the Civil Aviation Authority seeks within its plans, to rehabilitate Taiz and Hodeidah airports in accordance with the international requirements and conditions applied by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO).
For his part, the Chairman of the General Authority for Lands and Urban Planning- Hashim Al-Shami affirmed the readiness to provide all the services that contribute in a way to preserving the lands and parameter of Taiz International Airport and its rehabilitation.
The meeting, which included the Deputy Minister of the Ministry of Transport for the Air Transport Sector- Abdullah Al-Ansi, the Deputy Chairman of CAMA- Raed Jabal, the Director of the Airports Sector in the Authority- Amin Joma'an, and the Director of the Taiz Airport Project- Eng. Ali Saif discussed the executive steps to fix the remarks of specifying the lands and parameter of the airport and the works of roads pavements.