Pithoragarh Airstrip

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Pithoragarh Airport
Naini Saini Airport.jpg
Summary
Airport typePublic
OperatorGovernment of Uttarakhand
ServesPithoragarh
LocationPithoragarh
Coordinates29°35′32.85″N 80°14′30.39″E / 29.5924583°N 80.2417750°E / 29.5924583; 80.2417750Coordinates: 29°35′32.85″N 80°14′30.39″E / 29.5924583°N 80.2417750°E / 29.5924583; 80.2417750
Map
Pithoragarh Airport is located in Uttarakhand
Pithoragarh Airport
Pithoragarh Airport
Pithoragarh Airport is located in India
Pithoragarh Airport
Pithoragarh Airport
Runways
Direction Length Surface
m ft
14/32 1,600 5,250 Asphalt

Pithoragarh Airport also Known as Naini Saini Airport is located in Pithoragarh, Uttarakhand, India. The airstrip was constructed in 1991 for administrative use and planned for the operations of Dornier 228 type aircraft. The State Government plans to upgrade it to Category 2C airport under Visual flight rules (VFR) conditions to facilitate operations of ATR-72 type of aircraft. Recently the commercial services to the capital city Dehradun and Pantnagar have been started .It is located 4.5 Kilometers from Pithoragarh town.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

AirlinesDestinationsRefs.
Heritage Air Dehradun, Hindan (Ghaziabad), Pantnagar [1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Comprehensive list of Awarded RCS Routes state wise" (PDF). Airport Authority of India. Retrieved 5 March 2019.

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