With rise of economy & technology, our country is moving forward in various sectors including infrastrusture & avaivation. India has already developed many domestic & around 20 internationl airports in last few decades. The growth still continues..Out of many airports in India, here we present you the five most amazing & unique airports of India that will make you feel wow:
1. Agatti Airport, Lakshwadeep
Agatti Aerodrome is located in Agatti Island, the union territory of Lakshadweep which is part of India. The airport was constructed during 1987-88 and inagurated on 16 April 1988. This airport is not only considered the most bautiful & amazing airports in India, but also in world.
Check out this video – flight landing in Agatti airport, Lakshadweep
2. Shimla Airport
Shimla Airport is located in Jabarhatti, 22 kilometres from Shimla in Himachal Pradesh. The airport was constructed by cutting down a mountaintop and leveling the area to form the single runway. This small apron has space for two small aircraft to park at a time.
3. Kushok Bakula Rimpochhe Airport, Leh
Kushok Bakula Rimpochhe Airport is located in Leh, Jammu and Kashmir, India. It is one of the highest commercial airports in the world at 3,256 m above mean sea level.
4. Lengpui Airport, Mizoram
Lengpui Airport is an domestic airport located in Aizawl, Mizoram, India. The airport is connected by daily flights with Kolkata and Guwahati and three flights a week with Imphal and is located at a distance of 32 km from Aizawl, the capital of Mizoram. It is one among the three airports in India with a table top runway and is the first large airport in the country to be built by the State Government.
5. Mangalore Airport
Mangalore Airport, formerly known as Bajpe Airport, is an international airport serving the coastal city of Mangalore, India. As of 2014, Mangalore Airport has one of highest year-over-year passenger growth rates in India, with a 54 percent growth in international passenger traffic.