In order to respond to the growing demands of business aviation in the region Metrojet has commenced construction of their new state-of-the-art parking and maintenance hangar at Clark International Airport, Pampagna, Philippines. Aircraft Support Industries (ASI) is appointed to undertake the full design and construction of the 26,000 square meter facility.
The facility represents a total investment of around $25 million by Metrojet and is planned to be operational by Q2 2019.
With more than 7,100 square meters of hangar floor space, the facility can accommodate up to 10 long range business jets and up to a maximum of Boeing Business Jet or Airbus Corporate Jet. Designed to international standards with a fully typhoon-proof structure and NFPA fire suppression system, the facility also includes over 2,500 square meters of storage, fixed-base operator (FBO) capability and engineering support workshops and materials of customer accommodation and warehousing. With a dedicated taxi-way and parking ramp of over 11,000 square meters, it will provide secure and private aircraft parking, maintenance and FBO services.