Tirupati Airport

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Tirupati Airport

తిరుపతి విమానాశ్రయము

IATA: TIRICAO: VOTP
TIR is located in India airports
TIR
TIR
Location of airport in India
Summary
Airport type Public
Operator Airports Authority of India
Location Tirumala – Tirupati
Elevation AMSL 350 ft / 107 m
Coordinates 13°37′57″N 079°32′36″E / 13.63250°N 79.54333°E / 13.63250; 79.54333Coordinates: 13°37′57″N 079°32′36″E / 13.63250°N 79.54333°E / 13.63250; 79.54333
Website http://www.tirupatiairport.com
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
08/26 7,500 2,286 Asphalt

Tirupati Airport (also known as Renigunta Airport) (IATA: TIRICAO: VOTP) is located at Tirumala - Tirupati[dubious ] in Chittoor Dist in the state of Andhra Pradesh, India. The airport is situated at a distance of 14 km from Tirupati city. The government in January 2012 announced that by February 2013, night landing facilities would be installed at the airport and 400 acres of land would be acquired to upgrade it to international status.[1]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Air India Delhi, Hyderabad
SpiceJet Hyderabad

International airport[edit]

On 8 October 2008, the Government of India announced that it will upgrade Tirupati Airport providing wider choices of air travel.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Tirupati airport to get international tag soon". The Times of India. 19 January 2012. Retrieved 19 January 2012. 
  2. ^ Tirupati airport to be upgraded as international airport. The Economic Times. October 8, 2008

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