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Long-term aim to reduce cost of operations by 30-50%: Adani Airports CEO

India overall lacks aviation capability, he said

Adani Airports CEO Arun Bansal
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Adani Airports CEO Arun Bansal

Deepak Patel New Delhi
Adani Airports Holdings (AAHL) has a long-term aim to reduce the costs of operations by 30-50 per cent, aided by the right set of workforce, digitisation, and collaboration with other stakeholders in the aviation sector, said Chief Executive Officer Arun Bansal on Wednesday.

AAHL, an Adani group company, manages seven functional airports in Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Lucknow, Mangaluru, Jaipur, Guwahati, and Thiruvananthapuram.

It is also building Navi Mumbai airport, which is expected to start operations by the end of 2024.

“Today the airport model is very simple. Passengers are paying for running the airport. Hence, the costs are artificially high. But

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First Published: Mar 22 2023 | 9:47 PM IST

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