If you are planning to buy a house in Ghaziabad/Noida then this is the right time. I am sure you’ve heard the brokers and dealers talk about an Airport in Ghaziabad but always wondered what airport, right? Don’t worry we sorted everything out for you!
The Uttar Pradesh government, had earlier, signed a memorandum of understanding with Airports Authority of India to develop infrastructural facilities to start civilian flights from Hindon air base under the regional connectivity scheme. If things go as per the plan, then domestic flights could take off their operations from the base by this Diwali.
Hindon airport to begin commercial operations! Fliers from and to Delhi-NCR have reason to cheer as commercial flight operations from Hindon airport in Ghaziabad are set to start by the end of June.
This will make Ghaziabad accessible and will prompt an increase in property rates. Hindon is also said to bring down the burden of the Indira Gandhi International Airport, that handled over six crore passengers in 2017, reports suggest that commercial flights will begin operating from the Hindon Air Force Base in Ghaziabad.
The Hindon airbase that is about 40 kilometre from the IGIA, will not only provide improved regional air connectivity but also boost real estate developments in the neighbouring localities of Ghaziabad and East Delhi.
Ministry of Defence has approved the proposal put forward by Bengaluru-based Ghodawat Enterprises which runs airline brand Star Air. It will operate RCS (regional air connectivity scheme) flights which will commence by end of June this year.
Flight Routes From The Airport
Fliers will get flights for tourist destinations and key tier-3 cities across India. You can board flights for Nasik in Maharashtra, Pithoragarh in Uttarakhand, Kannur in Kerala, Hubli in Karnataka, Faizabad in Uttar Pradesh, Kalaburgi (Gulbarga) in Karnataka, Shimla in Himachal Pradesh and Jamnagar in Gujarat. Several airline operators have bagged routes connecting from Hindon. These airlines are Ghodawat Airlines, Heritage Aviation, TurboAirlines and IndiGo Airlines.
Hindon Airport is equipped with modern facilities such as fire fighting and fire alarm system, public address system, flight information display system, CCTV and baggage scanners. The airport also has a double insulated roofing system, double skinned insulated wall panel, rainwater harvesting system, LED lighting and low heat gain glazing. While AAI developed the airport infrastructure, the Uttar Pradesh government constructed the approach road to the airport.
This is good news to all and let us see how the Airport makes our lives easier!