GMR Group unveils plans to modernise, develop Nagpur Airport
20th Aug 2021

GMR Group has unveiled its plans to modernize and develop Nagpur Airport following a ruling by the Nagpur Bench of Bombay High Court. As part of the plan, Delhi-based GMR Group, which currently runs Delhi and Hyderabad International Airports, is looking to develop Nagpur's Babasaheb Ambedkar International Airport in a phased manner with an ultimate capacity of around 30 million passengers annually, representing a capacity increase of over 1,000 percent over the coming years.

The existing facilities at Nagpur Airport have been operating close to the maximum capacity. It will focus on replicating its successful upgrade efforts in Delhi Airport in India and Cebu-Mactan in the Philippines to take Nagpur Airport into the next level.

GMR Infrastructure is engaged in generation of power, mining and exploration activities, development of highways, infrastructure development, such as development and maintenance of airports and special economic zone; construction business, including engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contracting activities and operation of airports and special economic zones.