The band will start working in 2014. The cost of the project — $ 600 million.
"The current band has moved beyond the time allotted to it. Without closing the airport, we have strengthened the single lane, which will further 7-8 years to use it, but after a major overhaul is needed with the mandatory closure of the airport. Carry Airport Machulishchy uncomfortable. Therefore, objectively, a second band "- said Deputy Prime Minister of Belarus Victor Storm.
November 26 Victor Storm speaks at a joint session of the National Assembly, where the government responds to MPs' questions.