Transport Update

Rourkela Airstrip Set to Get Refuelling

February 2015
Facility in two Months The Civil Aviation Ministry has decided to equip the Rourkela airstrip with refuelling facility through bowser (tanker) in two months raising hopes of restoration of commercial flight services. A team of Airport Authority of India (AAI) will explore the possibilities to resume commercial flights and to takeover the air-strip from Rourkela Steel Plant (RSP) of SAIL.

Contact: Ministry of Civil Aviation.
Tel: 011-2461 0350.
Fax: 011-2461 0354.
Website: www.civilaviation.gov.in