Maharana Pratap Airport

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Maharana Pratap Airport
Airport-Udaipur Terminal.JPG
Summary
Airport typePublic
OperatorAirports Authority of India
ServesUdaipur
LocationDabok
Elevation AMSL513 m / 1,684 ft
Coordinates24°37′04″N 073°53′46″E / 24.61778°N 73.89611°E / 24.61778; 73.89611Coordinates: 24°37′04″N 073°53′46″E / 24.61778°N 73.89611°E / 24.61778; 73.89611
Websitewww.airportsindia.org.in
Map
UDR is located in Rajasthan
UDR
UDR
Location of airport in Rajasthan
UDR is located in India
UDR
UDR
UDR (India)
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
08/26 2,743 9,000 Asphalt
Statistics (April 2017 - March 2018)
Passengers1,147,067 (Increase5.2)
Aircraft movements9,842 (Increase8.3)
Source: AAI[1][2]

Maharana Pratap Airport[3] (IATA: UDR, ICAO: VAUD) is an airport serving Udaipur, Rajasthan, India. It is situated at Dabok, 22 km (14 mi) East of Udaipur.

The airport is named after Maharana Pratap who was a Maharana (ruler) of the princely state of Mewar, in north-western India.

The airport's new passenger terminal commenced operations in February 2008.[4]

Structure[edit]

Udaipur Airport is spread over 504 acres.[3] The airport has one asphalt runway, oriented 08/26, 9000 feet/ 2743 metres long and 45 metres wide. Its 250 by 150 metre apron provides parking space for 3 Boeing 737s or Airbus A320 aircraft at a time. The new terminal building, measuring 12175 sq. metres, was constructed at a cost of 80 Crores. The terminal has two boarding gates, 4 Check-in counters and can handle 600 passengers during peak hours. The airport is equipped with modern navigational and landing aids like DME/VOR and NDB. Runway 26 is equipped with a CAT-I Instrument Landing System.[5]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

AirlinesDestinations
Air IndiaDelhi, Mumbai[6]
Alliance Air Jaipur[7]
IndiGoBangalore, Chennai, Delhi, Jaipur, Hyderabad, Mumbai
Jet AirwaysDelhi, Mumbai[8]
SpiceJetBangalore,[9] Delhi, Jaipur, Mumbai, Surat ,Varanasi

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Traffic News for the month of March 2018: Annexure-III" (PDF). Airports Authority of India. 1 May 2018. p. 4. Retrieved 1 May 2018.
  2. ^ "Traffic News for the month of March 2018: Annexure-II" (PDF). Airports Authority of India. 1 May 2018. p. 4. Retrieved 1 May 2018.
  3. ^ a b "Airport website". Retrieved 29 November 2011.
  4. ^ "Udaipur airport readied in time for Praful's daughter's wedding". Times of India. 19 Feb 2008. Retrieved 29 November 2011.
  5. ^ "Airport website, Tech info". Retrieved 29 November 2011.
  6. ^ "Timetable" (PDF). Air India. 1 January 2017. Retrieved 20 January 2017.
  7. ^ "कल से जयपुर-उदयपुर के लिए नई फ्लाइट सेवा शुरू". Firstindianews.com. 2018-07-31. Retrieved 2018-11-06.
  8. ^ "Jet Airways flight schedules". Jet Airways. 21 January 2017. Retrieved 21 January 2017.
  9. ^ "SpiceJet flight schedules: Domestic". SpiceJet. Retrieved 20 January 2017.

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