Muzaffarpur Airport

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Muzaffarpur Airport
Airport type Public
Operator Airports Authority of India
Serves Muzaffarpur & North Bihar
Location Muzaffarpur
Elevation AMSL 174 ft / 53 m
Coordinates 26°07′09″N 085°18′49″E / 26.11917°N 85.31361°E / 26.11917; 85.31361Coordinates: 26°07′09″N 085°18′49″E / 26.11917°N 85.31361°E / 26.11917; 85.31361
Muzaffarpur Airport is located in Bihar
Muzaffarpur Airport
Muzaffarpur Airport
Direction Length Surface
ft m
10/28 3,990 1,216 Asphalt

Muzaffarpur Airport (IATA: MZUICAO: VEMZ) is an under-construction civil airport at Muzaffarpur, in the state of Bihar, India. It was to be built for the arrival of Indira Gandhi, the then Prime Minister of India. The airport is to be built over 102 acres, located five kilometers west of the city on State Highway 46. In a bid to give a boost to civil aviation sector and enhance air connectivity to Tier-II and Tier-III cities, the government has proposed to set up a low-cost airport here.[1]

The airport is located at an elevation of 174 feet (53 m) above mean sea level. It has one paved runway designated 10/28 which measures 3,990 (1,216 m) with asphalt surface.[1]

The under construction view of Muzaffarpur Airport.

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  1. ^ a b "Muzaffarpur". Airports Authority of India. Retrieved 17 November 2016. 

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