Nepal: Civil Aviation Airport Project (formerly Civil Aviation Sector Development)

This technical assistance enhanced capacity and improved the quality of Nepal's air transport services by conducting an agreed feasbility design to address deficiencies in civil aviation and assess development needs of international and regional airports. It further reassessed the institutional capacity of the Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal and explored potential areas for private sector involvement in financing, ownership, operations, rehabilitation, and the maintenance and management of airports.


PROJECT DETAILS

Commitment Date

Funding Type

Country

Sector

Status

Total Cost

11 Jan 2008

Technical Assistance

Nepal

Transport/Air

Closed

$940,000

KEY OUTPUTS

Feasibility study for civil aviation prepared

Proposed list of navigation equipment requirements over a 10-year timeframe developed

Existing institutional assessments of sector institutions reviewed and updated

FINANCING

$750,000 (Asian Development Bank)

$190,000 (Government of Nepal)