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Kolkata Airport modernisation project commences


Kolkata Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport commenced work on a INR19.4 billion (USD400 million) modernisation programme that will increase capacity five-fold to 24 million passengers p/a and will enable the airport to accommodate A380 aircraft. [728 words]

Unlock the following content in this report:


  • AAI stays involved in Kolkata expansions
  • Thai-Indian consortium awarded Kolkata modernisation contract
  • Significant growth expected from 2011, despite current slow traffic growth
  • To be developed as a maintenance hub?

Graphs and data:

  • Modernsation and expansion of Kolkata Airport
  • Kolkata Airport passenger numbers growth (% year-on-year) by international and domestic: Sep-07 to Oct-08
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