LABUAN BAJO, KOMPAS.com - Komodo Airport, Labuan Bajo, West Manggarai Regency, NTT, will be the landing place for the aircraft of delegates and official teams, both from Indonesia and from member countries and partner ASEAN countries. "We want to ensure that support from the transportation sector runs well, so that it contributes to the success of the implementation ASEAN Summit 2023," said Minister of Transportation (Menhub) Budi Karya Sumadi in a written statement Kompas.com received, Saturday (8/4/2023). He continued, Indonesia is trusted as the chairman of the meeting, as well as the G20 international event in 2022. Also read: List of New Rates for Guide Services in Komodo National Park as of April 15, 2023 Budi continued, facilities at Komodo Airport, both on the ground side and the air side, are ready to launch VVIP and commercial flights.
"Komodo Airport will be a temporary meeting point for state guests present at the ASEAN Summit. We want to give a good impression to the guests of the country," he said. Also prepare the nearest airport for the ASEAN Summit He added, the Ministry of Transportation (Kemenhub) through the Directorate General of Civil Aviation, has made anticipatory efforts by preparing the nearest alternative airport from Komodo Airport as a parking lot for the delegates' planes.