Who bought Indian airports?

Who owns the airports in India?

Airports Authority of India

Type Statutory Body
Key people Sanjeev Kumar, IAS (Chairman) Arun Kumar, IAS DGCA (Ex-Officio)
Products Airport management and Air Navigation Services (ANS)
Owner Directorate General of Civil Aviation, Ministry of Civil Aviation, Government of India
Number of employees 17,346 (As on 31.03.2020)

Which is the No 1 airport in India?

The IGI Airport is also the sixth largest airport in the world with a total capacity of 12.5 million passengers per year. The Delhi airport has consecutively been awarded as the best airport in India (along with Mumbai’s international airport) by the revered Airports Council International.

Is there any private airport in India?

Total 6 Private Airports In India Now

In February last year, Govt of India had approved the privatization of 6 airports in India: Lucknow, Ahmedabad, Jaipur, Mangaluru, Thiruvananthapuram and Guwahati. … With this, there are a total of 6 private airports now, which will be operated and managed by Adani Enterprises.

Why did Adani buy airport?

“Our airport expansion strategy is intended to help converge our nation’s Tier 1 cities with the Tier 2 and Tier 3 cities in a hub and spoke model. This is fundamental to enabling a greater equalization of India’s urban–rural divide, as well as making international travel seamless and smooth,” he said.

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