Trial run of Kolkata airport new terminal successful



Kolkata: The trial run of the new terminal of NSC Bose international airport here was successful on Sunday with the offloading of the passengers of a Mumbai-Kolkata flight.

The flight carrying 84 passengers, including one baby, successfully docked to the new terminal and the passengers walked out, airport officials said.

Airports Authority of India has been carrying out the modernisation work for the terminal since November 2008.

The terminal will be an L-shaped structure with two-tiers for arrivals and departures. It will also have two level underground parking to accommodate 1250 cars.

PTI