39564-012: LAO: GMS Louangphrabang Airport Improvement

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview

Description

The objectives of the project are to enhance tourism-based economic development in northern Lao PDR by upgrading the airport in Luang Prabang to accommodate airplane types that are in common use in regional air traffic. The project also aims to support the integration of northern Lao PDR into the GMS air traffic network by transforming Luang Prabang Airport into a regional air traffic hub. Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 39564-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 4913
Approval Date 08 Dec 2006
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 600
Geographical Location Louangphrabang
Sector Transport and ICT
Subsector Air Transport
Safeguard Categories Environment:
Resettlement: B
Indigenous People: C

 

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