Airports Authority of India
AAI, a Miniratna – Category -1 Public Sector Enterprise, manages 137 airports, which include 23 International Airports (including 3 International Civil Enclaves), 10 Customs Airports (including 4 Customs Civil Enclaves), 81 Domestic Airports and 23 Domestic Civil Enclaves at Defense airfields. AAI also provides Air Traffic Management Services (ATMS) over entire Indian Air Space and adjoining oceanic areas with ground installations at all Airports and 25 other locations to ensure safety of Aircraft operations.
GMR Group entered the airports space in early 2000s and is today counted amongst the top 5 airport developer and operators globally. GMR Group presently owns and operates Delhi International Airport and Hyderabad International Airports. Further, GMR Group has recently won the concession to develop and operate Goa’s Greenfield airport at Mopa reinforcing our standing as India’s largest private airport company. GMR Infrastructure in partnership with Megawide Construction Corporation of Philippines is operating and developing Mactan Cebu International Airport – the second largest airport of Philippines.
GVK, a leading Indian conglomerate with diversified interests across various sectors, made its foray into the aviation sector when it bagged the mandate to operate, manage and develop GVK Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport (GVK CSMIA) in Mumbai. The new new integrated Terminal 2 at GVK CSMIA is developed by Mumbai International Airport Limited (MIAL).
Bengaluru International Airport
Bengaluru International Airport Limited, a public–private consortium venture, owns Kempegowda International Airport, Bengaluru. The Government of India has granted BIAL the right to operate the airport for 30 years, with the option to continue for another 30 years.
Cochin International Airport
Cochin International Airport is the first green field airport in the country built with public-private partnership. Its also the first airport in the world fully powered by solar energy.
Kannur International Airport
Kannur International Airport is the second greenfield airport setup in the Public Private Partnership (PPP) model in the civil aviation infrastructure sector in Kerala.
Aviation Regulating Bodies
Directorate General of Civial Aviation (DGCA)
Bureau of Civil Aviation Security (BCAS)
Govt Aviation Training Institutions
Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Uran Akademi (IGRUA)
Rajiv Gandhi National Aviation University (RGNAU)