PICS: PM Narendra Modi inaugurates Jharsuguda Airport airport in Odisha

Sep 22, 2018, 03:40 PM IST

Jharsuguda Airport: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has inagurated the second operational airport in Odisha today after launching some other projects. The plan for the airport for operations of A320 type of aircraft was announced in 2014. UDAN flight from Jharsuguda to Raipur will be flagged off today by the prime minister. Here are some of the details about Jharsuguda Airport:


Jharsuguda airport will be the second operational AAI airport in Odisha. 


With this airport, now western Odisha has come on the aviation map.


Jharsuguda airport will provide regional connectivity under UDAN scheme


The airport has been developed at a cost of Rs 210 crore.


Jharsuguda Airport can handle more than 300 passengers during peak hours.