Pangandaran, Nov. 29 -- Pangandaran District in West Java is in need of a commercial airport to support the tourism sector in the district, according to Tourism Minister Arief Yahya.

"In order to become a global tourist destination in West Java, Pangandaran District needs an airport for commercial flights," the tourism minister remarked, while attending the Tourism Awareness Familiarization and Sapta Enchantment here, on Wednesday.

The minister stated that Pangandaran District has to be a global tourist destination with an international airport to facilitate tourist access to the district.

"To make Pangandaran a global tourist destination, an international airport to accommodate commercial flights should be built in the district," Yahya ...