Rajmata Vijaya Raje Scindia Air Terminal

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Rajmata Vijayaraje Scindia Airport
राजमाता विजयाराजे सिंधिया हवाई अड्डे
Rājamātā vijayārājē sindhiyā havā'ī aḍḍē
IATA: GWLICAO: VIGR
Summary
Airport type Military/Public
Owner Indian Air Force
Operator Indian Air Force/Airports Authority of India
Serves Gwalior
Location Gwalior
Elevation AMSL 617 ft / 188 m
Coordinates 26°17′36″N 078°13′40″E / 26.29333°N 78.22778°E / 26.29333; 78.22778
Map
GWL is located in India airports
GWL
GWL
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
06/24 9,000 2,743 Asphalt

Gwalior Airport (IATA: GWLICAO: VIGR) is a civil enclave airport at the Maharajpur Air Force Station 10 km north-east of Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh, India. It is one of the four airports in Madhya Pradesh.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Air India Regional Mumbai, Delhi[1]

Structure[edit]

The airport is spread over 29.5 acres and the terminal can handle 200 passengers per hour. The 150 metre by 100 metre apron can handle two Airbus A320 and one small aircraft simultaneously.[2] The Gwalior Air Base is the only operational air force base with two operational parallel runways. The second runway was built in February 2009 and became operational in October 2010.[3]

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