Daporijo Airport

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Daporijo Airport
डपॉरिजी हवाई अड्डे
IATA: DEPICAO: VEDZ
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Airports Authority of India
Location Daporijo
Elevation AMSL 750 ft / 229 m
Coordinates 27°59′00″N 094°13′00″E / 27.98333°N 94.21667°E / 27.98333; 94.21667Coordinates: 27°59′00″N 094°13′00″E / 27.98333°N 94.21667°E / 27.98333; 94.21667
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
07/25 3,030 924 N/A

Daporijo Airport (IATA: DEPICAO: VEDZ) is located at Daporijo in the state of Arunachal Pradesh, India. Daporijo used to have scheduled services in the 1980s and early 1990s from Vayudoot. The airport had flights to Guwahati and Dibrugarh on Dornier Do 228 aircraft. Currently, there is no scheduled commercial air service to the airport, although the airport is used by the Indian Army. The Airports Authority of India (AAI) plans to develop the airport for operation of ATR-42/ATR-72 type of aircraft.[1]

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  1. ^ http://pib.nic.in/newsite/erelease.aspx?relid=95050 Better Air Connectivity for NE Region

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