Source by www.dnaindia.com
AHMEDABAD: In a major boost to air connectivity out of Gujarat, Airports Authority of India (AAI) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the state government, for the construction of airports at Dholera Special Investment Region (SIR). The MoU was signed on the second day of Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit (VGGS) 2019, as part of which two greenfield airports will come up in the state.
According to state government officials, the airport at Dholera SIR will be constructed at the cost of Rs 1,500 crore, which is likely to be operational by 2020.
“I am pleased to announce that by 2022, a new international airport will be operational at Dholera SIR.