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Ministry of Civil Aviation declares Srinagar airport as 'Major Airport'

The Srinagar International airport was declared a "Major Airport" on Saturday

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Notably, on October 23, Union Home Minister Amit Shah inaugurated international flight operations at Srinagar airport

The Ministry of Civil Aviation on Saturday declared the International airport as a "Major Airport".

The Gazette notification issued by the ministry on Saturday read, "In exercise of the powers conferred by Sub-Section (i) of Section 2 of the Airports Economic Regulatory Authority of India Act, 2008 (No.27 of 2008), the Central Government hereby declares the airport at as Major Airport."

Notably, on October 23, Union Home Minister Amit Shah inaugurated international flight operations at airport.

Shah inaugurated the first direct international flight between Srinagar and Sharjah and United Arab Emirates (UAE) there.

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First Published: Sat, November 06 2021. 20:56 IST
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