DGCA grants aerodrome licence to Odisha’s Jeypore airport1 min read . Updated: 20 Oct 2022, 05:59 PM IST
As of August 2022, Odisha has just one airport under UDAN - the Jharsuguda airport. Recently, the civil aviation ministry has been exploring more airstrips in Odisha for promoting wildlife and tourism in the state.
NEW DELHI: The Directorate General of Civil Aviation on Thursday granted aerodrome licence to Odisha’s Jeypore airport. The airport will now be able to handle scheduled commercial flights under the government’s regional connectivity scheme UDAN, or Ude Desh ka Aam Naagrik.
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