Airport Name:Kandla Airport
Address: Airport Rd, Varsamadi, Gandhidham, Gujarat 370240
IATA Code: IXY
Contact: +91 2836 257 628
Latitude: 23.11111 Longitude: 70.104164
About Kandla Airport: Situated north of Kandla and Gandhidham in the Kutch District of the Indian state of Gujarat, Kandla Airport is built to operate as a public airport of Gujarat. It is also known as Gandhidham Airport. Spread over an area of 268.2 acres, the airport was built in the late 1950s. It is having a terminal building that can handle 100 passengers at a time.
At Kandla Airport, Indian Airlines started its operations in 1960 and Jet Airways also used to operate from here to Mumbai till 1999. From October 2006, commercial operations started again with Air Deccan and continued till the airline stopped its operations in 2012. At present, no airline is operating from Kandla Airport.
Kandla Airport has Navigational facilities and Landing Aids like NDB and PAPI. Other facilities will be added as soon as the flight operations will start here.