Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Navsari to house international airport bigger than Surat’s

Surat: It’s official now. Navsari district is all set to house the new state-of-the-art international airport in the next couple of years.
The state government and Airports Authority of India (AAI) have started scouting for land for the new airport in Navsari district. This has been revealed in information sought under the Right to Information (RTI) Act. In the minutes of the meeting — a copy is of which is with TOI — held under the chairmanship of chief secretary J N Singh and AAI chairman Guruprasad Mohapatra it was decided that the government will identify three to four sites within a radius of 40 km from the Surat airport to develop the new facility.
10/07/18 Times of India