Airport Name: Pune Airport
Address: Airport Area, Lohegaon, Pune, Maharashtra-411032
IATA Code: PNQ
Contact: +91 20-26685599
Latitude: 18.581388 Longitude: 73.920555
About Pune Airport: Situated 10 km north east of Pune, Pune Airport is a prominent airport of Maharashtra. The airport is often referred as Lohegaon Airport due to its location. It is basically a civil enclave controlled by the Airports Authority of India at the eastern side of Lohegaon Air Base of Indian Air Force. The airport handles both domestic and international flights. The airfield was founded in 1939 as RAF Poona in order to offer air security to Mumbai. It was declared as a custom airport in January 1997 for the export of goods. On 12th December 2005, Pune Airport was declared as an international airport. There is a proposal to built new Pune International Airport.
Pune Airport is an international airport serving to a number of national and international airlines. The top national airlines operating from Pune Airport are Air India, Air India Express, GoAir, IndiGo, Jagson Airlines, Jet Airways, JetKonnect and SpiceJet. Air India and Jet Airways offer its international services as well. Lufthansa is an international airlines operating from Pune Airport.
Pune Airport offers all the facilities to its visitors for the convenient and happy journey of them. It provides baggage services by offering luggage trolleys, baggage conveyors and X-ray baggage scanners. There is also arrangement for persons with physical disability and senior citizens. Other facilities like FOREX and ATMs are also available at Pune Airport. Various shops are available at the airport to offer you some last minute shopping. The airport also offers snack bars and other places to din-out and enjoy food.