Banten Provincial Government Soon Appoints the location of Tanjung Lesung Airport

By : Hariyanto, Aldi Firhand Alqudri | Wednesday, July 19 2017 - 12:23 IWST

Tanjung Lesung Airport
Tanjung Lesung Airport

INDUSTRY.co.id - Pandeglang - The Provincial Government of Banten immediately set up a location for the construction of South Banten Airport located in Kecamatan Panimbang, Pandeglang District.

"Hopefully there will be a location next month," said Chief of Pandeglang District Administration Tata Nanzar Riyadi in Pandeglang, Friday (14/4/2017).

According to him, the airport construction process was halted due to uncertain land, but now there are prospective locations. The Banten Provincial Government will decide it.

South Banten Airport was built to support the establishment of Special Economic Zone (KEK) Tourism Tanjung Lesung.

Development of  Tanjung Lesung KEK Tourism is included in the strategic plan of the central government, and as a supporter other than going to build Airport South Banten, also the highway from Serang to Tanjung Lesung.

In developing KEK Tourism, the center of Tanjung Lesung Beach tourism location is cross-sectoral, among others are Ministry of Public Works, Ministry of Forestry, Ministry of Maritime Affairs and Fisheries, Ministry of Transportation and Banten Provincial Government.

During this time, Tanjung Lesung Beach is one of the mainstay attractions in Pandeglang regency, in addition to Carita Beach. Quite a lot of tourists are visiting the object.

Because of its potential is quite good, the central government sees the need to increase the area, and serve as a national tourist attraction.

KEK land that reaches 1,500 hectares is also a visitor attraction, There are many facilities that are provided in it so that tourists will feel at home.

In KEK Tanjung Lesung, he said, will be built 26 hotels, resorts and condominiums and other facilities including golf courses and educational places

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