Indian Sub-Continent Airports

Capital Investment Programmes 2011

This detailed up-to-the-minute report summarises capital investment programmes, expansion plans and possible future developments at international and national airports in the Indian sub-continent. It reflects the latest steps to adapt the region’s air transport infrastructure to the demands of fast growing passenger and cargo traffic, especially in India, where the pace of airport development is being driven by economic growth.
Covering 76 airports in India and 23 in Bangladesh, Pakistan and Sri Lanka, it outlines the current status of each airport and where applicable provides details of major investment and development programmes, including available project cost data and timescales. Government agencies responsible for airports strategy are also covered.
In India, where demand for air transport is set to continue growing, the government estimates that USD 30 billion needs to be spent on airport infrastructure investment, with some USD 10 billion expected to be spent over the next five years. This report provides suppliers of airport systems, technologies and services with an essential guide to India’s fast-growing market and to planned developments in neighbouring countries.