Night parking facility at Visakhapatnam International Airport soon

Night parking facility at Visakhapatnam International Airport soon
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The Visakhapatnam International Airport will soon have night parking facility for the aircrafts arriving in the evening. The works at the airport for creation of six more parking bays is in full swing and the project will be completed in the last week of June.

Visakhapatnam: The Visakhapatnam International Airport will soon have night parking facility for the aircrafts arriving in the evening. The works at the airport for creation of six more parking bays is in full swing and the project will be completed in the last week of June.

The night parking facility will increase the number of early morning flights to several parts of the country from the city and also increase the night landing of flights in the airport.The Airport Authority of India officials said that the four airports in Andhra Pradesh have registered a robust growth in air passenger traffic during 2016-17 fiscal with Vizag Airport leading by handling an all-time high of 23.58 lakh passengers as against 18.04 lakh in 2015-16 by registering a growth of over 30 per cent.

Since the proposed green field international airport at Bhogapuram area in Vizianagaram district will be reality in another five years, AAI has spent Rs 28 crore for creation of night parking facility at Visakhapatnam Airport which has usual apron with eight parking bays for scheduled flights.

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