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Complete List of Domestic Airports of India (Updated)

Domestic Airports of India

Civil Aviation in India

  • India is one of the fastest growing Economy of the world. India is moving forward in every transport sector, whether they are running on the ground or flying in the sky.
  • Recently, due to New Government Schemes such as UDAAN, Air travel in India is growing at extraordinary rates.
  • India will be the 3rd largest civil aviation market in the world by 2020. It recorded an air traffic of 131 million passengers in 2017, of which 100 million were domestic passengers.
  • All the airports in India are managed by the Airport Authority of India (AAI) which works under the Ministry of Civil Aviation.

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History of Airlines in India

  • In 1911, the World’s first domestic commercial aviation was introduced in India, when a flight took off from Allahabadfor Naini over a distance of 6 miles.
  • Juhu Aerodrome was the first airport in India.
  • The first International flight to and from India was introduced in December 1912 over the route, London-Karachi-Delhi with the collaboration of Indian state air services and UK based imperial airways.
  • JRD Tata became the first person to be awarded with pilot license by Aeronautique International on behalf of Aero club of India and Burma in Feb 1929.
  • Tata Airlines became a division of Tata Sons Limited in 1932. It started Air Mail services from Karachi, Ahmedabad, Bombay, Bellary, Madras.
  • Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) set up by Walchand Hirachand in association with the then Mysore Government in 1940 at Bangalore.
  • In 1945 the Deccan Airways was founded – jointly owned by the Nizam of Hyderabad and Tata. Its first flight began in July 1946. Later, in 1946, Tata Airlines changed its name to Air India.
  • In March 1953, Indian Parliament passed the Air Corporations Act 1953, and Indian Airlines and Air India International were set up after nationalisation of the entire airline industry. Due to this, 8 formerly independent domestic airlines were merged.
  • In 1972, the International Airports Authority of India (IAAI) was constituted.
  • The National Airports Authority was constituted in 1986 for domestic airports.
  • In 1990-91, after the de-regulation of the civil aviation sector entry of private airlines began. Permission were granted to operate charter and non-scheduled services under the ‘Air Taxi’ Scheme. The East West Airlines was the first national level private airline to operate in the country after almost 37 years.
  • In 1995 Airport Authority of India (AAI) was constituted after the merging of the International Airport Authority of India with National Airports Authority.
  • The work of AAI was to create, maintaining, upgrading, managing civil aviation infrastructure.
  • More than half a dozen low-cost carriers entered the Indian market in 2004–05. Major new entrants included Air Deccan, Air Sahara, Kingfisher Airlines, SpiceJet, GoAir, Paramount Airways and IndiGo.
  • Government of India launched UDAN-RCS in 2016, increasing the domestic traffic in the India.

In this article, we will discuss about the complete list of Domestic Airports in India. If you want to learn about International Airports of India, You can find it Here.

Complete List of Domestic Airports of India

Complete List of all Domestic Airports of India statewise is given below –

State Name

City Name

Airport Name

 

Andhra Pradesh

 

Kadapa

Kadapa Airport

Kurnool

Kurnool Airport

Rajahmundry

Rajahmundry Airport

Donakonda

Donakonda Airport

Tirupati

Tirupati Airport

Gannavaram

Vijayawada Airport

Puttaparthi

Sri Satya Sai Airport

 

Arunachal Pradesh

Along

Along Airport

Pasighat

Pasighat Airport

Daporijo

Daporijo Airport

Ziro

Ziro or Zezo Airport

Tezu

Tezu Airfield

 

Assam

 

Dhubri

Rupsi Airport

Dibrugarh

Dibrugarh Airfield

Jorhat

Jorhat Airfield

North Lakhimpur

Lilabari Arifield

Silchar

Silchar Airport

Tezpur

Tezpur Airfield

 

Bihar

 

Jogbani

Jogbani Airport

Gaya

Gaya Airfield

Bhagalpur           

Bhagalpur Airport

Patna

Jay Prakash Narayan Airport

 

Chhattisgarh

 

Ambikapur

Ambikapur Airport

Bilaspur

Bilaspur Airport

Raipur

Swami Vivekananda Airport

Raigarh

OP Jindal Airport

Daman & Diu

Diu

Diu Airport

Delhi

New Delhi

Safdarjung Airport

 

Gujarat

 

Vadodara

Vadodara Airport

Kandla

KandlaAirport

Jamnagar

Jamnagar Airport

Bhavnagar

Bhavnagar Airport

Bhuj

Bhuj Airport

Porbandar

Porbandar Airport

Rajkot

Rajkot Airport

 

Haryana

 

Karnal

Karnal Airport

Gurugram

Gurugram Airport

Hisar

Hisar Airfield

 

Himachal Pradesh

 

Kangra

Kangra Airport

Kullu – Manali

Kullu – Manali Airfield

Shimla

Shimla Airport

Jammu & Kashmir

Jammu

Jammu Airport

 

Jharkhand

 

Dhanbad

Dhanbad Airfield

Bokaro

Bokaro Airport

Jamshedpur

Sonari Airport

Ranchi

Birsa Munda Airport

 

Karnataka

 

Bellary

Bellary Airport

Bengaluru

Jakkur Airfield

Belgaum

Belgaum Airport

Mysore

Mysore Airfield

Kalaburagi

Gulbarga Airport

Hubli

Hubli Airport

Kerala

Kollam

Kollam Airport

Ladhak

Leh

Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport

Lakshadweep

Agatti

Agatti Aerodrome

 

Madhya Pradesh

 

Khajuraho

Khajuraho Airfield

Jabalpur

Jabalpur Airport

Gwalior

Gwalior Airport

Indore

Devi Ahilyabai Holkar Airport

Bhopal

Raja Bhoj Airport

Guna

Guna Airfield

Satna

Satna Airfield

 

Maharashtra

 

Ratnagiri

Ratnagiri Airport

Karad

Karad Airfield

Osmanabad

Osmanabad

Nanded

Shri Guru Gobind Singh Ji Airport

Mumbai

Juhu Aerodrome

Nashik

Nashik Airport

Kolhapur

Chhatrapati Rajaram Maharaj Airport

Aurangabad

Aurangabad Airport

Shirdi

Shirdi Airport

Jalgaon

Jalgaon Airport

Chandrapur

Chandrapur Airport

Pune

Pune Airport

Meghalaya

Tura

Baljek Airport

Shillong

Shillong Airport

Mizoram

Aizawl

Lengpui Airport

Nagaland

Dimapur

Dimapur Airport

 

Odisha

 

Balangir

Nuagaon Airport

Jharsuguda

Veer Surendra Sai Airport

Bhawanipatna

Utkela Airport

Jeypore

Jeypore Airport

Sambalpur

Hirakud Airport

Puducherry

Pondicherry

Pondicherry Airport

 

Punjab

 

Bathinda

Bhatinda Airfield

Jalandhar

Adampur Airport

Pathankot

Pathankot Airport

Ludhiana

Sahnewal Airport

Patiala

Patiala Airport

 

Rajasthan

 

 

 

Ajmer

Kishangarh Airport

Bikaner

Nal Airfield

Kota

Kota Airport

Jodhpur

Jodhpur Airport

Udaipur

Maharana Pratap Airport

Jaisalmer

Jaisalmer Airport

Sikkim

Gangtok

Pakyong Airport

 

Tamil Nadu

 

Tuticorin

Tuticorin Airport

Madurai

Madurai Airport

Thoothukudi

Thoothukudi Airport

Salem

Salem Airport

 

Telangana

 

Hyderabad

Nadirgul Airport

Hyderabad

Begumpet Airport

Warangal

Warangal Airport

Tripura

Agartala

Agartala Airport

Kailashahar

Kailashahar Airport

 

Uttar Pradesh

 

Kanpur

Kanpur Civil Aerodrome

Kanpur

Kanpur Airport

Agra

Agra Airport

Gorakhpur

Gorakhpur Airport

Allahabad

Allahabad Airport

Ghaziabad

Hindon Airport

Bareilly

Bareilly Airport

 

Uttarakhand

 

Dehradun

Jolly Grant Airport

Pantnagar

Pantnagar Airport

Pithoragarh

Naini Saini Airport

 

West Bengal

 

 

 

Durgapur, Asansol

Kazi Nazrul Islam Airport

Balurghat

Balurghat Airport

Behala

Behala Airport

Cooch Behar

Cooch Behar Airport

Pangarh

Panagarh Airport

Siliguri

Bagdogra Airport

 

So, this was all about the Complete Statewise List of Domestic Airports of India. You can also read about Complete List of International Airports of India below –

Complete List of International Airports of India

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