New cargo complex at Pune airport
The AAI is also working on a plan to set up a new domestic and international cargo complex at the Pune airport. In a letter to
Prakash Javadekar, Environment Minister, Government of India,
Ashok Gajapathi Raju, Civil Aviation Minister said, “An area measuring 2213 sqm was provided for construction of domestic and international air cargo terminal with the threshold area of 1000 sqm each,” adding "AAI is in process of preparation of relevant drawings or layout plan for proposed international and domestic Air Cargo Complex facility at Pune airport."
The AAI has also undertaken a preliminary feasibility study of the proposed site for the upcoming greenfield airport at Khed (Pune). The government of Maharashtra has given in-principle approval for the site at Khed.