Wednesday, April 6, 2011

Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport

Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (CSIA) is the biggest airport in India and in South Asia. It is also ranked fourth best airport for having Aerobridges, lavish food courts, cafe, lounges, SPA's and salons.   
After the privatisation of the Mumbai airport in early 2006, Mumbai airport has also gone under a major renovation and upgradation process. It was leased to a private operator in 2006. Mumbai is the main entry point to India and the airport handles 25 million passengers a year. A new domestic terminal has been opened and construction works are in progress in the international terminal.

Renovation
Mumbai International Airport Limited, a consortium of GVK Industries Ltd, Airports Company South Africa and Bidvest, was appointed to carry out the modernisation of Mumbai Airport in  February 2006.

South Asia's busiest airport in term of passenger traffic.
CSIA voted 'Best Brown Field Airport in Public Private Partnership' for the year 2009.
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Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport
There's faster immigration and improved amenities. On the basis of the number of flights per week, the Mumbai - Delhi route is ranked as the seventh-busiest domestic route in the world.  All these key elements and amenities made a big contribution in making the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport the biggest airport in India.
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Outside Mumbai Airport

Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport

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Airport Lounge
INDIA MONSOON
Aerial view of Mumbai Airport
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Bird's-eye view of Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport

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