JBT AeroTech has received a contract from Romairport SRL to supply and install gate equipment for Bucharest Henri Coanda International Airport in Romania.

JBT will supply nine new Jetway passenger boarding bridges, 11 Jetpower ground power units and 11 JetAire preconditioned air units, as part of the airport terminal upgrade.

The new equipment, which is part of a phase three development and modernisation plan, will enable the airport to handle six million passengers each year.

Installation is expected to be completed in the fourth quarter of 2010, prior to the terminal’s scheduled completion in the first quarter of 2011.