Airport Name: Visakhapatnam Airport
Address : Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh -530009
IATA Code: VTZ
Contact: +91 891-2578960
Latitude: 17.728151 Longitude: 83.22675
About Visakhapatnam Airport: Visakhapatnam Airport is the second busiest in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. It is a customs airport serving to Visakhapatnam. The airport is located at a distance of 7 km from the city center and controlled by Indian navy. The airport offers domestic services to the prominent Indian cities like New Delhi, Chennai, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Mumbai, Bangalore and Pune. The airport has witnessed a massive growth in the last decade, by constructing a new terminal and runway. Visakhapatnam Airport is towered airport with an air traffic control system. Controllers are tower-based controllers and direct aircraft movements by radio and other communication links. The new terminal building has three jet bridges. The airport is in demand to make it an international airport to attract foreign investment.
Visakhapatnam Airport handles 12 domestic services to serve the needs of north coastal districts of Andhra Pradesh and the neighboring districts of Orissa and few parts of Chhattisgarh. The major domestic airlines operating from Visakhapatnam are Air India, Air Costa, Jet Airways, and SpiceJet.
Visakhapatnam Airport provides a number of facilities to make your visit to airport and journey memorable. Offering the largest terminal among the tier 2 cities of India, the airport offers 2 floors featuring several duty-free shops and various restaurants. The airport also has decent parking space that can accommodate about 300 four wheelers and 200 two wheelers. It also offers convenient baggage facility by offering trolleys. Other facilities like 20 check-in counters, customs and immigration counters, snack bars, childcare centers, and special lounges for VIPs and CIP are also there at the airport.