The AAI has initiated the tender process for appointment of Project Management Consultant for construction of Terminal Building at the Airport, that would be capable of handling 500 (250 arriving + 250 departing) peak hour passengers. Existing terminal building can cater only to 75 arriving + 75 departing passengers, suitable for only one flight. Construction of new Terminal Building is intended to facilitate operation of 2 flights simultaneously with higher passenger load per aircraft.
This information was given by Minister of State for Civil Aviation Shri Jayant Sinha in a written reply to a question in the Lok Sabha today.
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