Bhubaneswar,December 6 (LocalWire): Odisha will have three more airports under Centre’s Regional Connectivity Scheme (RCS)-UDAN.
The proposed airports will come up at Jeypore (Koraput), Rourkela (Sundergarh) and Utkela in Kalahandi district, a senior state government official said here today.
It may be recalled that the Veer Surendra Sai airport at Jharsuguda – Jharsuguda airport was State’s first airport to come up in the State the centre’s regional connectivity plan.
It had been inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on September 22 last year.
Biju Patnaik international airport in Bhubaneswar is State’s premiere airport having overseas air connectivity.