December, 21 2021,
Below is some good information you may like to read :
Aruba’s airport has seen an increase in passenger traffic during the years, and the airport is responding by expanding the building with a new project called “Gateway 2030”.
Gateway 2030 is an expansion project of the airport, which includes adding new gates, removing various steps inside the check-in halls, new facilities, more restaurants and bars, and several new upgrades.
Construction works for project gateway 2030 have already started.
According to the CEO of Aruba’s Airport, the current construction is at phase 1-A at the moment, which is expected to finish in 2024.
Project Gateway 2030 is expected to cost $140 million dollars.
The expansion of Aruba’s Airport doesn’t only cater to visitors but also creates local job employment for over 300+ Arubans.
If construction works continue as planned, the airport will have a completely new look as of 2024.
Phase 1-A of construction includes but is not limited to the expansion of the current US departure’s check-in hall to twice its current size.
The current baggage hall area will also be completely renovated with modern technology.
According to the Tourism Minister – “the new baggage hall will feature one of the best luggage conveyor belt” technology has to offer.
Project gateway 2030 and its new airport innovations will also give travelers one of the best Airport experiences in the Caribbean.
January 22, 2022,
Feb, 05 2022,
From USA TODAY :