Govt approves proposal for setting up a new airport in Jewar in Greater Noida


On Saturday government cleared proposition for setting up another airport in Jewar in Greater Noida, Aviation serve has affirmed.

The UP government had in April looked for a fresh “technical evaluation” for the proposed international air terminal at Jewar in the state.

The proposition for technical evaluation for Jewar airplane terminal was made by Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath-drove government which came to control a month ago.

Against the scenery of rising air passenger traffic, there have been talks for setting up a moment air terminal in the National Capital Region (NCR).

A year ago, the Civil Aviation Ministry said it had gotten a proposition from the then state government for give of site leeway for the proposed air terminal close Jewar.

The Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) in the national capital handles around 1,100 flights each day and plans are in the air to build the aerodrome’s capacity.