Maharana Pratap Airport
|Maharana Pratap Airport
महाराणा प्रताप हवाई अड्डा
Mahārāṇā Pratāpa Havāī Aḍḍā
|Operator||Airports Authority of India|
|Elevation AMSL||513 m / 1,684 ft|
|Statistics (April 2016 - March 2017)|
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. 
Udaipur Airport is spread over 504 acres. 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 2500 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. 
Airlines and destinations
|Air India||Delhi, Mumbai|
|IndiGo||Delhi, Mumbai, Hyderabad|
|Jet Airways||Bangalore, Delhi, Jaipur, Mumbai, Thiruvananthapuram|
|SpiceJet||Delhi, Jaipur, Mumbai (begins 29 October 2017)|
In popular culture
Scenes from the movie The Darjeeling Limited were shot here.
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- "Traffic News for the month of March 2017: Annexure-II" (PDF). Airports Authority of India. 27 April 2017. p. 3. Retrieved 27 April 2017.
- "Traffic News for the month of March 2017: Annexure-IV" (PDF). Airports Authority of India. 27 April 2017. p. 3. Retrieved 27 April 2017.
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- "Airport website, Tech info". Retrieved 29 November 2011.
- "SpiceJet flight schedules". Spicejet.com. Retrieved 25 April 2017.
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- Airport information for VAUD at World Aero Data. Data current as of October 2006.