Darbhanga Airport becomes operational

The Darbhanga Airport became the third operational airport in Bihar after Patna & Gaya.

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With the commencement of operations from Darbhanga Airport under UDAN , the region gets connected to metros like Delhi, Mumbai & Bengaluru in one go.

Darbhanga airport will provide air connectivity to North Bihar region which was hitherto unserved.

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Sharing the news about Darbhanga airport operationalisation, Minister of Civil Aviation, Hardeep Singh Puri said that "A momentous day for the people of Darbhanga. First Commercial flight under RCS-UDAN lands at the newly operational airport. Great teamwork by local leadership, professionals & officers of Ministry of Civil Aviation (@MoCA_GoI)  & Airports Authority of India (@AAI_Official). Heartiest Congratulations!"

Under UDAN-RCS, the inaugural flight from Bengaluru has landed at the Darbhanga Airport. The flight was operated by flyspicejet and had 182 passengers on board.

Source: DD News