Airport expansion

The Visakhapatnam-based Air Travellers Association (I)’s advisor G.V.R. Sastry along with a team of Airport Authority of India will visit Vijayawada on Friday to have a discussion with the Revenue Department officials on the acquisition of land for the runway expansion from existing 7,500 feet to 10,000 feet.

The ATA president D. Varada Reddy in a release said that Minister for Infrastructure Ganta Srinivasa Rao will lead the discussion with farmers, chamber of commerce and other stakeholders.