Angolan Ministry of Transportation planned to develop Mbanza Kongo New Airport Project, in M Banza Kongo, Zaire, Angola. Consortium of Stecol Corp, Powerchina Construction Group Ltd was the EPC contractor of the project. The project covered the construction of 13000 sq.m Area, 3500 m Runway. The auxiliary facilities included aprons, control towers, fire stations, parking lots, etc. The construction period was 18 months. The airport's design reference model was Boeing 777-300. The project was part of the implementation of the specific recommendations from UNESCO on Mbanza Kongo historical center, which was raised to the category of world heritage.