Wonsan Airport project on hold due to 'political instability' | NK News
June 13, 2024
News

Wonsan Airport project on hold due to ‘political instability’

Hong Kong investment company behind major overhaul of small Wonsan air force base

SEOUL – Plans to build a $200m international airport on North Korea's East coast are on hold due to "political instability issues", an architecture firm responsible for the design and realization of the project told NK News.

A Hong Kong investment company invested the $200m in the construction of a major "international airport" on North Korea's East coast, a spokesperson from PLT, the architecture firm behind the designs revealed by NK News last month said.

Become a member for less than $4 per week.

  • Unlimited access to all of NK News: reporting, investigations, analysis
  • The NK News Daily Update, an email newsletter to keep you in the loop
  • Searchable archive of all content, photo galleries, special columns
  • Contact NK News reporters with tips or requests for reporting
Get unlimited access to all NK News content, including original reporting, investigations, and analyses by our team of DPRK experts.
Subscribe now

All major cards accepted. No commitments – you can cancel any time.