Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International (NSCBI) Airport is an international airport located in Kolkata, West Bengal, India. It is located approximately 17 km from the city center. NSCBI Airport is one of the oldest airports of the country. It is an IS/ISO 9001: 2000 certified airport.
The airport's new integrated terminal is spread over 233,000 m2 (2,510,000 sq ft) and is able to handle 25 million passengers annually, compared to the previous terminals' capacity of five million. The terminal is an L-shaped structure, containing six levels. It contains 128 check-in counters that utilise CUTE (Common User Terminal Equipment) technology, and has 78 immigration counters and twelve customs counters. The airport is a major center for flights to North-East India, Bangladesh, Bhutan, China and Southeast Asia.
NSCBI: Is known as the Gateway to Eastern and North Eastern parts of India
|2014 & 2015||Kolkata Airport won the title of Best Improved Aiport in the Asia|
|April 2014-March 2015||Passenger movements in India were10,916,699, registering an increase of 8.18 per cent|
|2010||NSCBI Airport, Kolkata, received the ‘Emerging Cargo Airport of the Year’ Award|
|1997 & 1998||Received the best Maintained Airport status|
|1995||The airport was renamed Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose from Dum Dum Airport|
|1975||The first cargo terminal of the country was commissioned.|
Updated: August, 2015