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 m² facility. With over 7,100m² 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 2,500m² of customer accommodation and storage, fixed-base operator (FBO) capability and engineering support workshops and materials warehousing. With a dedicated taxi-way and parking ramp of over 11,000m² it will provide secure and private aircraft parking, maintenance and FBO services.
The facility represents a total investment of around US$25 million by Metrojet and is planned to be operational by Q2 2019.