International air cargo operations to begin from Bhubaneswar airport


Biju Patnaik International Airport will start international air cargo services from January 27, said Customs Commissioner Deepak Arora on Tuesday.

He informed that after having received the request from Airport Authority of India (AAI), they will resume international air cargo from the city airport.

The Airport Authority has already earmarked a hall adjacent to the domestic air cargo terminal for the purpose of international air cargo terminal.

Airlines like Indigo, Vistara, and Air India were asked to publish a schedule for dispatching cargo to various international destinations in middle-east, far-east and European countries as per the requirements of exporters within seven days both for the perishable and non-perishable items.

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