Bhadrapur Airport

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Chandragadi Airport
Chandragadhi Airport
Bhadrapur Airport.jpg
Summary
Airport type Public
Owner Government Of Nepal
Operator Government
Serves Bhadrapur / Chandragadhi, Nepal
Elevation AMSL 300 ft / 91 m
Coordinates 26°34′14″N 88°04′46″E / 26.57056°N 88.07944°E / 26.57056; 88.07944Coordinates: 26°34′14″N 88°04′46″E / 26.57056°N 88.07944°E / 26.57056; 88.07944
Map
Bhadrapur is located in Nepal
Bhadrapur
Bhadrapur
Location of airport in Nepal
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
10/28 1,209 3,965 Asphalt
Source: DAFIF[1][2]

Bhadrapur Airport (IATA: BDPICAO: VNCG), also known as Chandragadhi Airport,[1] is an airport serving Bhadrapur and Chandragadhi,[2] both towns in the Jhapa district in the Mechi zone in Nepal. It is very small airport with no electronic equipment's.

Facilities[edit]

The airport is at 300 feet (91 m) elevation. It has one runway designated 10/28 with an asphalt surface measuring 1,209 by 29 metres (3,967 ft × 95 ft).[1]

The airport is about 3 hours by road from Darjeeling via the Pashupatinagar-Ilam route. There are border formalities at Pashupatinagar.

The airport is capable to handle aircraft from the Nepalese Army Air Service.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Buddha Airlines ATR 72-500 & 42 BDP KTM 3 flight

Yeti Airlines JETSTREAM J41 BDP KTM 2 flight

Saurya Airlines CRJ-200 BDP KTM 1 flight

Nepal Airlines MA-60 BDP-KTM Daily 1 flight

See also[edit]

A busy hour at Bhadrapur airport

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Airport information for VNCG from DAFIF (effective October 2006)
  2. ^ a b Airport information for Chandragadhi / Bhadrapur, Nepal (VNCG / BDP) at Great Circle Mapper. Source: DAFIF (effective October 2006).

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