Hubballi: Union Minister Pralhad Joshi has stated that Hubballi airport would be upgraded to the international level just like Kempegowda International Airport by improving the terminal and other facilities.
The Union Government is seriously considering the up-gradation of the airport, he said and added that not only this, but they are also considering increasing the area of the existing terminal, and for arrivals and departures, just like KIAL Bengaluru, another terminal is being planned. In this regard, he said he has written a letter to Union Aviation Minister Jyothiradhitya Scindia and he is in constant touch with him.
Joshi said Scindia responded positively to his last letter, in which he urged increasing the runway length, apron size, and cargo management. According to him, the Union government is seriously considering upgrading the airport.