Jharsuguda Airport

Jharsuguda Airport Sees 9812 Passengers In a Month

Jharsuguda: The Veer Surendra Sai (VSS) airport has posted record passenger traffic in the past month. A total number of 9815 passengers have been recorded in one month. The total number of passengers who flew from VSS airport to other destinations in the past month is 4,692 (about 170 passengers daily) while 5,120 passengers (about 185 […]

Naveen Writes to Modi on Renaming Jharsuguda Airport

Bhubaneswar: Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik today wrote a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi urging to issue a notification naming the Jharsuguda Airport as ‘Veer Surendra Sai’ Airport. He also urged the prime minister to instruct Air India for an operation of flight from Bhubaneswar to New Delhi via Jharsuguda. “I would request that Union Government may immediately […]

Photos: PM to Inaugurate Jharsuguda Airport on Sep 22

Bhubaneswar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to inaugurate the newly built Jharsuguda Airport on 22nd September. Jharsuguda Airport will be the second airport in Odisha. The airport has been built over an area of 909.22 acres at a cost of Rs 175 crore of which the State Government has contributed Rs 50 crore. It has been […]

No to Veer Surendra Sai Airport !

Bhubaneswar: Controversy erupted over renaming of Jharsuguda airport as the Union civil aviation ministry denied taking any concrete steps towards naming the Jharsuguda Airport after freedom fighter Veer Surendra Sai citing absence of a state Assembly resolution in this regard. Union Minister of State for Civil Aviation, Jayant Sinha denied receiving any proposal in the form of […]