Allahabad Airport, Allahabad

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Allahabad Airport or Bamrauli Airport (IATA: IXD, ICAO: VEAB) is located at Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India. It is at a distance of 12 km (7.5 mi) from Allahabad city and is operational for domestic flights. Nearest other operational airports are Lucknow, Varanasi and Kanpur. Currently, only Air India Regional operate from here, Air India operates 2 direct flights. There are daily flights from Allahabad to Delhi and flights on Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday to Mumbai. Air India's subsidiary Alliance Air has started operating on the Allahabad-Mumbai sector from 9 September 2013. Allahabad Airport was built in 1919 and served as an international airport till 1946 with direct flights to London till 1932. Commuters usually fly from Lucknow International Airport or Varanasi International Airport which are 200 km and 120 km respectively, for further connectivity. The airport currently does not have Instrument landing facility, However, ILS system is being planned for installation for which survey was done by AAI team in 2013 April and IAF team in 2014 May, as a part of upgrading the airport By IAF/AAI. The Airport has VOR (Very High Frequency Omni Range) and DME (Distance Measuring Equipment) installed by AAI as part of an upgrade in 2011.


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  • Small Airport, not a commercial one but an Air force base used for few commercial flights to Delhi and Mumbai as of now. Air india is operating regularly here and their staff is friendly in Allahabad as compared to Delhi and Varanasi. One of the Air India staff once waited for me till 9pm at Mundera just to return my lost baggage.

  • Very Good Airport stillll devloping Government decided to make it International

  • its the north command headquarter of IAF......but limited upto basic flights....only

  • Neat and clean place. I liked this place.

  • Very good airport in it's developing day by day .

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