Lucknow airport or Chaudhary Charan Singh International airport is located at Amausi in Lucknow. It is considered to be the 13 th busiest airport in India and second in the North and central India. The airport covers an area of 4.8035 kilometers square. The Airport Authority of India (AAI) is in charge of Lucknow airport. AAI is responsible for creating, upgrading, maintaining and managing civil aviation infrastructure in India.
The construction of airport was in 1986. Later, with the increase of passengers, the Airport Authority of India decided to upgrade the airport. It was in July 2008, the airport was renamed as Chaudhary Charan Singh Airport. It got the international status in May 2012. In July 2013, the airport was honoured with AAI’s ‘Best Airport’ Award along with the Jodhpur airport.
The airport provides various facilities to the passengers. Some of them are: More Details..
The Lucknow airport is connected with other parts of the city with various modes of transportation. They are: More Details..
The Lucknow airport consists of two terminals. They are terminal 1 and terminal 2.