Jammu: There is a good news for the people of Jammu as Jammu airport is soon going to be a modern airport. The Airport Advisory Committee held a meeting at Jammu airport yesterday which was attended by Jugal Kishore (MP), Kavinder Gupta(Speaker of the Assembly) and D.K Gautam (Director of Jammu airport) .
Important issues, like the transfer of land in Belicharna for the development of the new civil air terminal, runway extension and other passenger facilities, were discussed in detail.
MP Jugal Kishore Sharma assured the house that necessary efforts would be made for expeditious handing over of land for the construction of new civil air terminal.
Airport Director DK Gautam said additional passenger facilities like aerobridges and covered tensile fabric canopy on the city side of airport were being provided for the improvement of passenger facilities. In addition to this, construction of additional taxi track for faster movement of aircrafts has also been taken up.
Jugal Kishore Sharma and Kavinder Gupta applauded the efforts of the Airports Authority of India for providing modern airport infrastructure with emphasis on better passenger facilitation and convenience.