13 Jan '18, 3am

#Opening South Korea's Incheon Airport celebrates opening of second terminal - The Straits…

SEOUL (KOREA HERALD/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - South Korea's main gateway airport held a grand opening ceremony on Friday (Jan 12) for its second passenger terminal, set to open to the public next Thursday (Jan 18), three weeks ahead of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics. President Moon Jae In and Transport Minister Kim Hyun Mee, along with Incheon Airport's honorary spokesmodels, figure skater Kim Yu Na and actor Song Joong Ki, attended the event. "An airport is a symbol of a nation's power and its level of international exchanges," President Moon said in a speech at the ceremony. "With the opening of the second terminal, Incheon Airport now has the ability to service 72 million passengers annually. It has grown to become the world's fifth-most sought international gateway airport and has completed preparations for its second leap forward." Mr Moon also promised continued support ...

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