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India is expected to become the third largest aviation market by 2020 and is expected to be the largest by 2030.

Indian Airports Analysis

Latest update: December, 2016

Healthy Growth of Passenger Traffic

  • Witnessing a growth of 17.62 per cent over the previous year, total passenger traffic stood at a 223.6 million in FY16, which was recorded at 190.1 million in FY15 in India. 
  • Growth in passenger traffic has been strong since the new millennium, especially with rising incomes and low-cost aviation; during FY06-16, passenger traffic grew at a CAGR of 11.8 per cent in the country. 
Passenger Traffic in FY15

Increase in Freight Traffic

  • Total freight traffic registered a CAGR of 6.8 per cent over FY06-16
  • During FY06-16, domestic freight traffic increased at a CAGR of 8 per cent, while international freight traffic grew at a CAGR of 6.1 per cent during the same period.
  • By 2023, total freight traffic is expected to touch 4.14 million tonnes exhibiting growth at a CAGR of 7.27 per cent between FY2016 and FY23.
International freight traffic was 61 per cent of the total in FY15

 

Last Updated: December, 2016

The civil aviation market in India is all set to become the world's third largest by 2020. During September 2016, domestic airlines carried over 8.23 million passengers, showing a growth of more than 23 per cent compared to the same period last year. By 2020, passenger traffic at Indian airports is expected to increase to 421 million.

Domestic passenger traffic expanded at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 11.8 per cent over FY06–15. It is expected to touch 209 million by FY17. International passenger traffic posted a CAGR of 9.5 per cent over FY06-15 and is set to touch 60 million by FY17.

The Government of India has launched regional connectivity scheme named UDAN (Ude Desh ka Aam Nagrik) to make flying affordable for common man.

The Government of India (GOI) envisions airport infrastructure investment of US$ 11.4 billion under the Twelfth Five Year Plan (2012-17). It has opened airport sector to private participation, six airports across major cities are being developed under the PPP model. The Airports Authority of India (AAI) aims to bring around 250 airports under operation across the country by 2020.

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