Kangra Airport

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Kangra Airport
Airport type Military/Public
Operator Indian Air Force
Airports Authority of India
Serves Kangra, Dharamshala
Location Kangra, Gaggal, Himachal Pradesh, India
Time zone Indian Standard Time (+5:30)
Elevation AMSL 770 m / 2,525 ft
Coordinates 32°9′54″N 76°15′48″E / 32.16500°N 76.26333°E / 32.16500; 76.26333Coordinates: 32°9′54″N 76°15′48″E / 32.16500°N 76.26333°E / 32.16500; 76.26333
DHM is located in Himachal Pradesh
DHM is located in India
Direction Length Surface
m ft
15/33 1,408 4,620 Asphalt

The Kangra Airport, officially known as Kangra Airport, Gaggal,[1] (IATA: DHM, ICAO: VIGG) is an airport located in Gaggal near Kangra in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh, 12 km from Dharamshala and 8 kilometres from Kangra.


The Airport, spread over 1269 acres at an altitude of 2492 feet has one asphalt runway, oriented 15/33, 1372 metres long and 30 metres wide. Its 300 by 200 foot apron provides parking space for 2 turboprop aircraft like the ATR-72, while its terminal building can handle 100 passengers.

Navigational aids include PAPI lights and NDB.[1]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Alliance Air Delhi
SpiceJet Delhi

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b "Kangra-Gaggal Airport". Airports Authority of India. Retrieved 28 October 2017. 

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