PANAJI: GMR Goa International Airport Limited (GGIAL), a subsidiary of GMR Airports Infrastructure Limited (GIL), has announced that Manohar International Airport has handled one million happy passengers in just 116 days since its opening.
This overwhelming response from passengers positioned Manohar International Airport amongst the top 20 airports in India as per March’23 domestic traffic data.
Equipped to handle even the wide body Code D & E aircrafts, Manohar International Airport is currently catering to Code C Aircrafts used by the domestic carriers.
Manohar International Airport has expanded its reach by connecting 25 destinations in India, with three new cities added at the end of April 2023. These destinations include Amritsar, Bhubaneswar, Coimbatore, Guwahati, Ranchi, Rajkot, Visakhapatnam, Lucknow, Delhi, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Mumbai, Kolkata, Pune, Nashik, Jaipur, Chennai, Nagpur, Varanasi, Chandigarh, Patna, Baroda, Dehradun, and Cochin. Since its inauguration, Manohar International Airport has received an overwhelming response from airlines and passengers.
R. V. Sheshan, CEO-GGIAL, said, “While reaching the million-passenger milestone is a commendable achievement and a significant milestone, we have many more milestones to achieve. We are committed to providing our partners, passengers, and all stakeholders with a world-class experience and are equipped to maintain our standing as the preferred gateway to Goa. I would like to thank every member of the airport team for their collective hard work to achieve this milestone by ensuring that our passengers had a pleasant experience when they chose Manohar International Airport.”
GGIAL’s success is a testament to the company’s dedication to providing a top-of-the-line experience for its passengers by using world-class technologies. Its ongoing commitment to achieving new milestones will continue to bolster the airport’s position as a leading destination in India.