The British government promised to bring investors to the new international airport planned to be built in Kulon Progo .
This is expressed by the British ambassador to Indonesia, Mark Canning after meeting with Yogyakarta Governor Sri Sultan Hamengkubuwono X in the Governor’s Office, Government Office Complex DIY, Kepatihan on Thursday March 6, 2014.
Mark said in his meeting with the governor, he got an offer to invest. The British government at most bring investors in Yogyakarta. The issue of the development of the airport is not just talking about physical development.
“For example, the air traffic system, British company can get involved there as we do in Soekarno Hatta Airport,” he said.
Airport development plan currently in Temon, Kulon Progo was still floating. Because the deal has not yet been found, the question of the location of the airport and the scrap metal factory, PT Jogja Magasa Iron (JMI) and PT Angkasa Pura (AP).
The Governor will intervene between PT Jogja Magasa Iron (JMI) and PT Angkasa Pura (AP) when talks does not culminate in the determination of the safety of flight operations.
He was targeting, there is already a joint agreement (MoU) between PT Jogja Magasa Iron (JMI) and PT Angkasa Pura (AP) this month because PT JMI will install powerboats factory in April. These powerboats lack installation of previously planned at the end of last year.
“The problem is it could be agreed upon to be the policy of the Ministry, because in fact four times meeting are lack.” said Sultan.