Airports Authority Of India is planning an extension of runway in dist. Dibrugarh, Assam.

May 21, 2015

Airports

Status: Planning Stage

Promoter: Airports Authority Of India

Project: Plans an extension of runway

Location: Dibrugarh Airport, dist. Dibrugarh, Assam

Project Details: The project will envisage extension of runway from 05/23 of 1836 m x 60 to 2407 m x 300 dimension, construction of isolation bay, link taxiway and other allied works. The estimated cost of the project is Rs. 598.5 million. Tenders had been recently invited for the extension work.The project is awaiting environmental clearance.

According to MoEF sources, the total area of the existing airport is 253.959 acres. Indian Army and IAF have recently accorded working permission to AAI for 5.33 acres and 0.71 acres of their respective land. In addition, 32.5 acres land has been handed over to Airports Authority of India for proposed extension. The existing terminal building covers 10536 sqm plinth area. The scope of the extension work includes civil works, electrical works, CNS works.

Civil works include: Extension of runway 05/23 towards runway 05 beginning, provision of runway shoulders, turn pad, grading of runway strip, construction of boundary wall, storm water drain for extended portion of runway beyond the runway strip of 300m, provision of perimeter road, rerouting and construction of 5m wide link road to Nepalipatti, drainage system, box culverts etc.

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Airports Authority Of India proposes extension of runway, expansion of apron in dist. Raipur, Chhattisgarh.

May 21, 2015

Airports

Status: Planning Stage

Promoter: Airports Authority Of India

Project: Proposes extension of runway, expansion of apron at Swami Vivekananda Airport

Location: Dist. Raipur, Chhattisgarh

Cost: The estimated cost of the project is Rs. 1,035 million.

The current status of the project could not be ascertained. According to MoEF sources, the project will envisage extension of runway, expansion of apron suitable for D type aircraft and other associated works. ABC Techno Labs India is the environmental consultant. The Airport is having runway 06/24 of dimension 2286 m x 45 m, with PCN 50/F/B./W/T suitable for A-320 type of aircraft. There is a demand from Airlines to extend the Runway by at least 900 ft and if possible to 11000 ft to facilitate international operations.

The proposed extension will include:

i) Extension of runway by 965 mtrs x 45 mtrs towards runway 24 beginning to make the operational runway dimension 3251 mtrs x 45 mtrs. The PCN value of entire runway is to be made suitable for A310-200 (Code ‘D’) type of aircraft.
ii) Provision of 7.5 mtrs wide shoulders on either side of extended runway.
iii) Provision of overrun (60 mtrs x 45 mtrs) and turning pad for extended runway.
iv) Provision of RESA of 240 mtrs x 90 mtrs dimension at 24 beginning of runway.
v) Resurfacing of existing runway and shoulders 06 /24.
vi) Expansion of apron on East side by 88 mtrs x 103 mtrs to park two additional one A310-200 (Code ‘D’) / B737-900 and one A321 (Code ‘C’) type of aircrafts.
vii) Dismantling of existing shoulders on East side of apron, and overrun at 24 beginning of runway.
viii) Widening of shoulders of existing apron and taxi tracks from 3.5 m width to 7.5 m. Shoulder on East side to be of full strength and others of normal strength.
ix) Construction of new isolation bay of size 91 mtrs x 77 mtrs suitable for A310-200 type of aircraft including 7.5 mtrs wide shoulders.
x) Development of basic strip for runway extension and leveling/grading work for apron expansion and isolation bay. xi) Provision of 10550 mtrs x 5 mtrs perimeter road all around the periphery of boundary wall in the proposed extension of runway, vehicular lane for apron 180 mtrs x 5 mtrs, 1.25 mtrs wide berms on either side of perimeter road.
xii) 08 nos. watch towers for new acquired land.
xiii) Provision of drainage and rain water harvesting system on either side of runway beyond 150 mtrs from the centre line of runway.
xiv) Provision of RCC box culvert (60 mtrs length) of opening size 1 mtr x 1 mtr below runway for aircraft load and half strength RCC box culvert of same size beyond runway upto basic strip 150 mtrs on either side of runway to facilitate cable crossing.
xv) Provision of GSE & appropriate hard stand area of 2900 sq. mtrs.
xvi) Construction of new localizer and glide path buildings and connecting roads 200 mtrs x 5 mtrs. and other associated works. The total area of the existing airport is 287.648 hectares and additional land is 128.662 hectares which has been acquired by NRDA (Naya Raipur Development Authority) and handed over to AAI. [Info as of: May ’15]


Gujarat State Aviation Infrastructure Company is planning an airstrip in dist. Morbi, Gujarat.

April 13, 2015

Airports

Status: Planning Stage

Promoter: Gujarat State Aviation Infrastructure Company

Project: Plans a 1.2 Km airstrip

Location: Dist. Morbi, Gujarat.

Current Status: Tender is yet to be invited for selection of contractor. The project is in planning stage. According to media reports, transfer of land is in progress.


Airports Authority Of India is planning to construct a cargo terminal in dist. Surat, Gujarat.

March 9, 2015

Airports

Status: Announcement/Conceptual Stage

Promoter: Airports Authority Of India

Project: Plans to construct a cargo terminal

Location: at Dumas Road, dist. Surat, Gujarat

Project Details: The project is in preliminary stage. Airports Authority of India (AAI) has given in-principle approval for setting up the cargo terminal. According to media sources, the terminal is to boost south Gujarat’s industrial sector including textile, chemical, diamonds, horticulture and ancillary industries. The cargo terminal is expected to ease the movement of precious cargo including diamonds, gold and jewellery from Surat. AAI gave an in-principle approval for the cargo terminal with a handling capacity of around 5,000 tonnes. The decision on inviting tender applications will be taken by the regional headquarters at Mumbai.

Current Status: The Authority is still awaiting the final go-ahead on the cargo terminal.


Airports Authority Of India is planning to construct an airport Bihar

December 15, 2014

Airports

 

Status: Planning Stage

Promoter:  Airports Authority Of India

Project:  Planning to construct an airport

Location: Near Rajgir in dist. Patna, Bihar.

Project Details:  The state government has written to the Civil Aviation Ministry to send a team of top officials, including those from the authority, to hold a meeting on the new airport & visit prospective sites for the site.


Kannur International Airport is planning to construct a terminal & control tower buildings in dist. Kannur, Kerala

August 5, 2014

Airports
Status: Planning Stage
Promoter: Kannur International Airport
Project: To construct terminal & control tower buildings
Location: Mattannur, dist. Kannur, Kerala.
Project Detail: According to media reports, three companies had qualified for submitting bids for the works. The 11.44… http://www.indianewprojects.com/blog/?p=9259