Phnom Penh municipal authorities and leaders of Cambodia Airport is planning to build a new Phnom Penh International Airport instead of the current Phnom Penh International Airport during 2025 or 2030.
Discussions to build a new international airport to replace old Phnom Penh International Airport, aged nearly 70 years, since the 1950s, so far, in order to respond to the growth of passengers.
Jurgen Renner, senior manager of the Air Transport Association, International (International Air Transport Association) raised from the new airport 4 for Mr. Khuong Sreng Governor of Phnom Penh and subordinates consider the impact of the project before they put this project to the government to decide.
After a feasibility study to build a new international airport ago counselor airport of IATA, show the 4 locations in the debate in Phnom Penh municipal, including the first location is old airport Kompong Chhnang Province, the second is the Oudong area in Kandal Province,the third is located between the Tonle Sap and the Mekong and the fourth is in the East of Phnom Penh city along National Road 1 area .
However, they can not confirm the exact construction date and location yet because they are studying the project before they transmit the government to review and decide.