Tue, Jan 03, 2017, 10:15 AM
Vijayawada airport's new terminal building at Gannavaram is all set to be inaugurated on January 12, 2017 by the chief minister Chandrababu Naidu. It is Simplex Infrastructures Limited that has been executing the project from October 2015. The new terminal is going to be completed with all the modern advanced technology. The new terminal building is being constructed at the cost of Rs 160 crore spreading in the area of 720 acres. TDP MP Kesineni Nani, addessing the media, said the farmers have come forward to offer their land by the process of land pooling. The airport took just 14 months to come up for the operation with luggage conveyer belt, with 20 aircraft base accomodating 1500 to 2000 air-passengers in the terminal.