Airport Name: Swami Vivekananda Airport
Address:VIP Rd, Chhattisgarh
IATA Code: RPR
Contact:+91 77 12 418167
Latitude:21.18456 Longitude: 83.22675
About Raipur Airport: Previously called as Mana Airport, Swami Vivekananda Airport is the main airport serving to the Indian state of Chhattisgarh. The Airport is one among the 35 non-metro airports of India, which has witnessed advancement recently by the Airports Authority of India (AAI). On 24th January, 2012, the airport was renamed on the name of the famous saint Swami Vivekananda. The new terminal of the airport is constructed by a joint venture of Era Infra Engineering and KMB from Ukraine. The building can handle 700 passengers, including 200 international flyers at a time. Raipur Airport was received the award of 'Best Airport of the Country in Non-metro Category' by the Union Tourism Ministry on year 2013.
Raipur Airport is served by a number a number of scheduled airlines. These airlines are Air India, IndiGo, Jet Airways and JetKonnect, which connect Raipur with various cities of India. There are two non-schedule airlines flying from Raipur Airport – Air Odisha and Chhattisgarh Air Link.
Raipur Airport has witnessed great infrastructural developments and several facilities are added to this airport. Baggage trolleys are available at arrival and departure hall to carry your luggage conveniently. The new terminal of the airport has 2 aerobridges, 20 check-in counters, 2 luggage scanners, 3 security points and 3 conveyor belts. There is retail store of Shopper’s Stop selling variety of luxury garments. You can also several options for dine and drink at the restaurant.