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Delhi Airport now houses India's first General Aviation terminal facility for Private Jets

09 October 2020


Continuing with the motto of pioneering efforts that supports and boosts the aviation industry of the country, GMR led Delhi Airport has launched India's first exclusive General Aviation terminal facility for private jets. The terminal has been built with an aim to support the movement and processing of passengers flying through chartered flights from the airport. This new facility offers exclusive city side car parking and convenient access from and to the city. The terminal is ready to cater to 150 Private Jet movements on a daily basis, including Code C type aircraft (which are 50-seater charter aircraft and the biggest in their category). Developed in the midst of pandemic, the terminal complies to all safety and precautionary measures laid down by the Government of India.

Catalyst for Growth of Indian Aviation Sector

With Delhi Airport's General Aviation Terminal, a long standing demand of India's uber rich to cater to their private jets has finally been fulfilled. The facility promises faster turnaround of business jets and chartered planes, saving them from the trouble of competing for taxiing slots with commercial flights in general passenger terminals. This development has paved way for the growth of general aviation sector in the country. And with the support of more such high-end infrastructure, general aviation industry will prosper and contribute to Indian economy in many ways like increased connectivity, industrial trips, medical evacuations, tourism, etc.

An Oasis of Elite Benefits

This new terminal at Delhi Airport is a modern and striking space with an enjoyable range of facilities like spacious passenger lounges, retail and F&B sections, 24x7 personal concierge services common processing area with Customs and Immigration and immediate access to private jet aircraft stands from the Terminal. Besides, it also has an access control system, Wi-Fi enabled services, IT system integrated with overall Delhi Airport's platform, perimeter security control system, etc. to provide a rich and personalized experience to the passengers.

A Generous Blend of Convenience, Comfort and Classic Experience

Considered as one-of-its-kind project successfully completed by GMR Airports, the terminal is also a significant embodiment of culture, technology and contemporary vision coming together in the company's projects. Keeping the design aspects aside, the terminal also guarantees the space and solitude that one might look forward to relax or get some work done before boarding the flight. Facilities for crew members and staff, such as restroom and briefing area, will also be available in this new Terminal.

We Value Your Time!

The Terminal can handle over 50 passengers every hour, thus ensuring that passengers board their flights on time, every time. With the GA Terminal and the newly developed General Aviation Aircraft Parking stands being co-located, passengers will find it more convenient to travel to and from the aircraft for boarding or de-boarding in no time. The newly developed Apron is spread over 8 lakhs sq ft area with 57 dedicated bays for parking of General Aviation Aircraft.