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Contract on reconstruction of the main runway of Lithuania's Air Base in Siauliai signed


On Friday, 31 March Ministry of National Defence signed a contract with the private company AB ”Šiaulių Plentas", a company selected in the tender for the reconstruction of the main runway of the Lithuania's Air Base in Siauliai.

The contract price is over 55 million Litas. The project is financed by NATO Security Investment Programme (NSIP).


The reconstruction work of the main runway is scheduled to start in spring 2006. Project plans include the reconstruction of the surface of the runway, construction of new access ways, reconstruction of the lightning system, installation of a drainage system, the levelling of the runway's ground, required marking of the surface, etc.


Until this reconstruction of the main runway is completed, the second runway will be used by NATO aircraft executing the air-policing mission and by all aircraft of the Lithuanian Air Force.

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