Gaya Airport which is also known as Bodhgaya Airport serves Gaya, Bihar. It is a small airport which has a charm of its own. The IATA code of Gaya airport is GAY and the ICAO code of Gaya airport is VEGY.
There is no availability of facilities or infrastructures in Gaya airport. The airport is located at an altitude of 115.82 metres above sea level and occupies a total land area of 954 acres. Another 100 acres of land is in the process of acquiring for the runway expansion. After the acquisition process is completed, a total area of about 1,200 acres will be available to Gaya airport.
The airport terminal building is spread over 7,500 square meters and can handle 250 incoming and 250 out coming passengers. Gaya airport has a runway length of 6,503 feet X 148 feet. The existing runway of the airport has to be extended from 7,500 feet to 9,000 feet after which big aircraft like Airbus 321 could be operated.
The Government of Bihar is however taking steps to make Gaya airport a world class international airport. This is done with a view to enhance tourism in the region. Gaya airport is an ideal location for establishing an airport. This move will also increase the employment potential in the region.
Gaya Airport Bihar Contact Details, Location, Phone Number