SILIGURI: Bagdogra Airport in Siliguri has been recognized as the 27th busiest airport in India.
There has been a phenomenal increase in the numbers of passengers in the financial year 2016-17 in Bagdogra Airport in Siliguri. An increase of 31% in the number of flights operated was recorded at the airport in comparison to the previous financial year.
In financial year 2016-17, a total of 15, 24,516 passengers travelled through the airport. In 2015-16, the figure was recorded at 10,876,239.
Also, the number of flights flying and landing at Bagdogra Airport in 2016-17 stood at 11,599 while, the figure stood at 8,839 in 2015-16.
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