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Govt planning to privatise 20-25 airports in 2nd phase: AAI chairman

AAI Chairman Guruprasad Mohapatra said the names of these airports will be decided soon and recommendation will be sent to the Ministry of Civil Aviation.

Explained: Cabinet approves leasing of three airports, what does it mean

In February, Adani group had won the bids to operate these airports for a period of 50 years after being the highest bidder for passenger fee payable to AAI.


AAI Junior engineer result: Dates for document verification round released

AAI junior engineer result declared at A total of 90 candidates have been shortlisted for document verification round for 33 posts, Check date, time and how to check.

With aggressive offer, Adanis win bids to operate five airports

The financial bids for five airports were opened Monday and the Adani group emerged with the winning bid for Ahmedabad, Lucknow, Jaipur, Thiruvananthapuram and Mangalore airports.

AAI employees to go on hunger strike against proposed privatisation of six airports

Employees would go on a relay hunger strike for three days from Monday.

Punjab cabinet approves international civil terminal for Ludhiana at Halwara air force station

The state government would provide 135. 54 acres of land free of cost to the JVC by way of its equity in the project. The capital expenditure on development of the new airport would be borne by AAI.


AAI proposes extension of runway on IAF land on eastern side of Lohegaon airport

The runway at Lohegaon airport is about 3-km long. In 2003, the IAF and the AAI planned to extend it by about 1,000 metres to make it suitable for use by widebody aircraft.

MMRDA car depot: Centre’s nod for transfer of Airports Authority of India plot in Mumbai

AAI currently uses the land for a remote receiving station. The station provides signal connectivity for uninterrupted communication between the Air Traffic Control (ATC) tower and the pilots.

Bombay High Court barb at AAI over buildings height

The court was unhappy with AAI reply had filed on having permitted highrises around airport in violation of height norms. The bench has now directed AAI, Union of India and Mumbai International Airport Ltd to file “exhaustive replies” within two weeks. 

Airports Authority expects to monetise 7,000 acres of land

The civil aviation ministry has started inter-ministerial consultations on amending the Airports Authority of India Act, 1994, to expand the scope of usage for land owned by the Authority.

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AAI to make airport facilities as commercially viable

New Delhi, Jan 23 (ANI): The Airports Authority of India will enhance its marketing strategy to make airports more operationally and commercially viable. At the Airport Marketing Conference held recently in New Delhi, the officials and experts chalked out a strategy to make commercial use of airport infrastructure in the country. Formed in April 1995, the Airports Authority of India manages 125 destinations, including 77 domestic and 21 international airports in the country. The Authority is also looking at focusing on the cargo segment to boost its revenues. It has been undertaking the International Cargo handling operations at international airports including Chennai, Kolkata, Lucknow, Coimbatore, Amritsar and Guwahati. Similarly, the Authority has identified 24 domestic airports across five regions, including three civil enclaves to develop such integrated facilities. They include Port Blair, Coimbatore, Jaipur, Raipur, Ahmedabad and others. The Airports Authority of India, which has developed infrastructure at many of its airports, is looking forward to make its commercial use.