Airport Name: : Aurangabad Airport
Address: Airport Area, Lohegaon, Pune, Maharashtra-411032
IATA Code: IXU
Contact: +91 194-2303000
Latitude: 19.866465 Longitude: 75.39721
About Aurangabad Airport: Also known as Chikkalthana Airport, Aurangabad Airport is a public airport. The attempt of the establishment of this airport was taken by Government of Maharashtra in 1990 to increase tourism opportunities in Aurangabad. The commencement of the airport was done on 21st November 2008 and the maiden flight was to Jeddah (Saudi Arabia), carrying pilgrims for Hajj. On 3rd March, 2009, the airport was opened for regular traffic.
Aurangabad Airport is the 17th airport in India having direct flight to Jeddah for Hajj. The airport is also given cargo services. The main national airlines serving to the Aurangabad Airport are Air India, Air India Regional, Jet Airways, and SpiceJet. Blue Dart Aviation serves the airport for cargo services.
Aurangabad Airport offers all the important facilities to the passengers for making their trip memorable. It offers free baggage services to offer them comfort & convenience. There are many duty free shops available at the airport to enjoy shopping at reasonable rates. It also has sufficient parking space to park your vehicles. The airport also features food counters offering variety of delicious food.