Locked content Local residents oppose new Central Airport

Local residents of Baranów voted against the construction of the Central Airport in their community in the Sunday referendum. With 82.8 percent votes against and 17.2 percent for. They also rejected the settlement conditions proposed by the government to the residents in connection to the airport’s ...

Locked content Chopin Airport to be closed after Central Airport launch

The Warsaw Chopin Airport will be closed after the construction of the planned Central Airport, said Jacek Sasin, chairman of the Standing Committee of the Council of Ministers. According to him, the facility needs to be closed as the development of nearby districts will block its development. Accor...

Locked content Central Airport to cover 66 square km

The Central Airport will cover an area of 66.2 square kilometers, government proxy for the Airport construction Mikołaj Wild  told local residents of Baranów, where the investment is to be situated. The first stage of the investment process – until the end of the year – will see the maximum area for...

Wild: Keeping Warsaw airport ‘antisocial and anti-developmental’

The idea to maintain an airport so close to Warsaw’s city center is anti-social and anti-developmental, because it restricts the city’s development, said Mikołaj Wild, the government proxy for the construction of the Central Airport, which is set to be built between Warsaw and Łódź. Wild responded t...

Locked content Government approves Central Airport plan

The government has approved the plan to build a Central Airport, said PM Beata Szydło. The hub will be located in Stanisławów in the Baranów municipality confirming the previous media reports. According to Szydło, next week, the project proxy, Mikołaj Wild will submit the detailed outline including ...

Locked content Central Airport location chosen – media

According to radio news agency IAR, the planned Central Airport will be built in Baranów in Mazowieckie voivodship. The town is located 40 kilometers west of Warsaw and has A2 highway and Warsaw-Żyrardów railway nearby. According to IAR, the information was confirmed by two credible sources. The Pol...

Locked content AIIB to co-finance central airport?

According to one of the directors of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, Yee Ean Pang, the bank could take part in financing the Polish Central Airport, which the current Law and Justice (PiS) government plans to build. The facility could secure financing if it would promote interconnetvity be...

Gowin: We should build the Central Railway Station

According to Deputy PM Jarosław Gowin, Poland should build a Central Railway Station along with the Central Airport. “The Central Airport should be serviced by the railway network as the passengers won’t be able to get there using standard road connections,” Gowin argued. He also added that bo...