unlike Haiti, the Dominican private sector finances its 2nd major international airport in the east of the Dominican Republic
The project received the approval of the Airport Commission by resolution n ° 6796, dated January 23, 2020. With the construction of the new Bavaro airport, the eastern zone of the Dominican Republic will soon have three international airports: Punta Cana, La Romana and the one that will soon be launched not far from Hard Rock.
Friday February 14, 2020 ((rezonodwes.com)) – The project to build an airport financed by the business group Abrisa , supervised by the firm Abraham Hazoury, will be carried out with an initial investment of $ 200 million, learned Rezo Nòdwès. The construction of Bavaro International Airport at Higüey will compete with Punta Cana International Airport, owned by the Puntacana group, managed by Frank Rainieri.
In addition to the group Abrisa the project to build Bavaro airport includes the companies Eurocontro l, an engineering company based in Madrid, the Spanish company Leadin Aviation Consulting and EFEBE Arquitectura also based in Spain. It should be noted that in New York, JFK Airport is only 16 kilometers from the Guardia Airpot. In the Dominican Republic, the Punta Cana airport and the Bavaro airport to come will be each other at a distance of about twenty kilometers.