SWAMI VIVEKANAND INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT RAIPUR C.G.

AIRPORT DIRECTOR-

The Airport Director is Shri Rakesh R. Sahay, he is also Airports Authority Of India

Contact Number-

+91-771-2418167

+91-771-2418168

Email-

apdraipur@aai.aero

DUTY TERMINAL MANAGER

Contact Number-

0-771-2418503(110)

Email-

tm-rpr@aai.aero

PUBLIC GRIEVANCE OFFICER, AIRPORTS AUTHORITY OF INDIa

Email-

pgo-raipur@aai.aero

ABOUT THIS AIRPORT

Swami Vivekanand Airport is formerly known as Raipur Airport, it is one of the major Airports of Chhattisgarh State. This Airport is located at Mana between 15 km away from Raipur and 10 km away from Naya Raipur. It is the busiest airport in India and Chhattisgarh and the 22nd busiest airport in India by passenger traffic. The owner of this Airport is the Government of India and this Airport is of public type. The Airport was named after Swami Vivekanand on 24th January 2012. He was a great saint of India, he spent 2 years of his life in Raipur.

Swami Vivekananda has one runway the length of this runway is 3,251 metres and the breadth is 45 metres, this runway is filled with many modern techniques. swami Vivekanand airport has the 28th busiest airport in India according to passenger traffic, and the 29th busiest airport of India according to aircraft movement.

According to the report in the year, 2018-19 total of 20,28,548 passengers can travel to this airport. In 2018-19 total 16,901 aircraft can fly with this airport. From swami Vivekanand airport the air India flight reach Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, and Visakhapatnam. aliens air for Hyderabad, jagdalpur, Jaipur, jharokha, Kolkata, and rachi, Indigo flight for Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Goa, Indore, Kolkata, Lucknow, Patna, and shrinagara, Vistara flight for Delhi is available.

This airport is 16 km away from Raipur junction railway station and 14 km away from pandri bus terminal. Swami Vivekananda Airport is connected with Raipur and Naya Raipur.

VISITING PLACE NEAR SWAMI VIVEKANAND AIRPORT

There are many places near Swami Vivekanand to spend time or for visiting this include Ambuja city centre mall, Nandanvan Joo, Magneto Mall, New Raipur Central Park Chhattisgarh, City Centre Mall, Energy Park, Ram Mandir and MM Fun City.

HOTEL NEAR SWAMI VIVEKANAND AIRPORT

Hotels for a stay near Swami Vivekanand Airport are Hotel shehnai Garden, Parampara Garden, Hotel Amar Palace are included.

TERMINAL IN SWAMI VIVEKANAND INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

There is a total of 2 terminals first is a new integrated terminal and the second is a cargo terminal.

New Integrated Terminal-

The new integrated terminal was launched by Pranav Mukharjee on 7 November 2012. The cost of making this terminal is 198 crore, this terminal looks very beautiful and the area of this terminal is 20,000 sq. meters. This terminal handles 1300 passengers at one time. In this terminal, there are 2 aerobridges, 8 boarding gates, 20 checking counters, and 8 x-ray baggage machines, free wifi facility, 4 security counters, 2 luggage conveyor belts, and a large waiting area are included.

Cargo Terminal-

This terminal was launched on 4th June 2012 to fulfil the demand of the state. The old terminal building was converted at Cargo Terminal, this was converted by the airport authority of India.

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