Bendigo Airport officially reveals new runway and airside upgrades

    Bendigo Airport officially revealed (26-May-2017) its AUD15 million (USD11 million) redevelopment project. Works include development of a 1600m runway, three new taxiways, 25 hangars, lighting, signage and fencing infrastructure, as well as strengthening existing apron and taxiways. Senator for Victoria Jane Hume stated: “The new runway and taxiways will enable larger aircraft carrying 70 passengers or up to 30 tonnes to land at the airport, providing the region with the opportunity to operate regular passenger transport and export services”.