Srinagar Airport

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Srinagar International Airport
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SXR is located in India airports
Location of airport in India
Airport type Public / Military
Operator Airports Authority of India / Indian Air Force
Serves Srinagar
Location Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir,
Elevation AMSL 1,655 m / 5,429 ft
Coordinates 33°59′13.7″N 074°46′27.3″E / 33.987139°N 74.774250°E / 33.987139; 74.774250
Direction Length Surface
m ft
13/31 3,685 12,090 Asphalt
Statistics (2014-15)
Passenger movements 2,040,808 (Increase1.9%)
Aircraft movements 14,828 (Decrease3.0%)
Cargo tonnage 5,636 (Increase51.4%)
Source: AAI[1][2][3]

Srinagar International Airport (IATA: SXRICAO: VISR), also known as Sheikh ul Alam Airport (after a 15th century Kashmiri mystic Sheikh Noor-ud-din Wali), is an international airport in Srinagar in Jammu and Kashmir.


The airport was granted international status by the Union Cabinet on 27 January 2005.[4] The airport had undergone extensive renovations, including improving the runway, a new terminal for departure and arrival, air bridges and other operational facilities, and was inaugurated on 14 February 2009 by an Air India domestic flight from Delhi.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Air India Delhi, Goa, Jammu, Leh, Mumbai
GoAir Delhi, Jammu, Mumbai
IndiGo Bangalore, Chandigarh, Chennai, Delhi, Jammu, Mumbai
Jet Airways
operated by JetKonnect
Delhi, Jammu
SpiceJet Amritsar, Bangalore, Chandigarh, Delhi, Goa,[5] Jammu, Kolkata, Mumbai

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