Bhubaneswar Airport or The Biju Patnaik International (BPI) Airport created a new record surpassing its previous one. Earlier the record was set for 3.2 million local and international passengers. This year it has registered a 41 per cent passenger growth.
Reports state that the airport witnessed 44,51,163 local air travellers while the number of international passengers reached 99,410. This estimates the escalation of passenger traffic by 40.58 per cent in the year 2018-19.
The airport controls flight operations from Bhubaneswar to New Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai, Chennai, Hyderabad, Bengaluru, Vizag, Ahmedabad in India and Bangkok and Kuala Lumpur internationally.Odisha News Insight