Work is slated to begin this year on the expansion of the runway at the Ian Fleming International Airport in Boscobel, St. Mary. He said the expansion is not […] Transport Minister, Mike Henry, says the government will continue to pursue the expansion of the Ian Fleming International Airport in Boscobel, St. Mary. New Transport and Mining Minister, Hon. Work is slated to begin this year on the expansion of the run-way at the Ian Fleming International Airport in Boscobel, St. Mary. This was disclosed by Minister of Transport and Mining, Hon. “The basic point of Ian Fleming becoming an international air- A new air traffic control tower is to be constructed at the Ian Fleming International Airport in Boscobel, St. Mary. Robert Montague, on Thursday (March 29), broke ground for the expansion of the Ian Fleming International Airport (IFIA), in Boscobel, St. Mary. Robert Montague, during his recent contribution to the 2018/2019 … The Jamaica Civil Aviation Authority (JCAA) has commissioned Ineco to carry out the master plan for Ian Fleming International Airport, located in the north of the island. The big superjets that fly into the Sangster International Airport in Montego Bay cannot fly into Ian Fleming, but the Lear jets and the ATR types are good fits that can be accommodated,” Tourism Minister, Edmund Bartlett, said. Minister of Transport and Mining, Hon. In fiscal year 2010/2011 the Boscobel Aerodrome was upgraded to an international airport with border control services and renamed the Ian Fleming International Airport (IFIA), thereby positioning it as the country’s international general aviation airport. Mike Henry, said the project will enable the airport to accommodate larger aircraft. ... provides world-class service; and contributes substantially to the national economy while promoting the expansion of air transportation and … Ian Fleming International Airport. The Ian Fleming International Airport development project, which commenced in March 2018, will include expansion of the existing terminal building and runway. Minister of Transport and Mining, Hon. https://jis.gov.jm/ian-fleming-international-airport-expanded Ian Fleming International Airport Expansion Ian Fleming International Airport began international flight operations in January 2011. Credit: The Scientific Research Council (Jamaica). “The Ian Fleming expansion will open up new opportunities for a different type of aircraft to come in. JANUARY 2018 | Montego Bay, ... Sangster International Airport (IATA: MBJ, ICAO: MKJS) is an international airport located 3 mi (4.8 km) east of Montego Bay, Jamaica. Mike Henry, said the project will enable the airport to accommodate larger aircraft. His comment follows criticisms of the project by the Opposition Spokesman on Transport Mikael Phillips during his contribution to the sectoral debate in Gordon House yesterday. Section of the airport apron at the Ian Fleming International / Boscobel. Welcome to Jamaica's newest international port of entry - The Ian Fleming International Airport (IFIA). The Minister informed that the expansion will be done in phases and that the first is slated to cost $65 million. Story Highlights.