RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Infrastructure Minister Tarcísio Gomes de Freitas said the new Florianópolis International Airport has the potential to match the city and also Santa Catarina state.
The new terminal, inaugurated on Saturday, September 28th, will have the capacity to move eight million passengers per year, against four million at the old airport, which will be closed.
"I think passengers will be pleased with what will be provided. It is a piece of modern progress that is up to the potential of Florianópolis and Santa Catarina. We are multiplying by four the capacity of the airport . . .