Attention passengers! The Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International (SVPI) Airport is scheduled to carry out runway re-carpeting and maintenance work from 17th January to 31st May. As a result, flights to and from Ahmedabad are most likely to get affected.
Except for public holidays and Sundays, this work will be carried out daily from 9 am to 6 pm.
As many as 52 flights have been rescheduled for this entire duration.
According to sources at the city airport, “The work will include runway overlaying, runway strip grading and slope assessment, runway end safety area grading and slope assessment, along with storm water drain construction and reinstallation of signages in the maneuvering area. Runway maintenance closures are mandatory procedures in line with international safety standards to ensure aircraft safety and increase runway life.”
Passengers are advised to check with the respective airlines regarding their flight schedules.
See the official tweet here:
#SVPIAirport will carry out scheduled runway re-carpeting work from 17 January 2022 to 31 May 2022. This work will be carried out from 9 am to 6 pm. We regret the Inconvenience. #GatewayToGoodness #PassengerAdvisory pic.twitter.com/gGi8EXzfzC
— Ahmedabad Airport (@ahmairport) January 15, 2022
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