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Airport records decrease in freight facilities: AAI

DNJAI75482 | 3/21/2017 | Author : DNA Correspondent | WC :283




The downsizing freight facilities at the city airport can be witnessed from the decreasing numbers indicated in the recently released report of the Airport Authority of India (AAI). According to the report, domestic freight at the Jaipur airport has recorded a 1.5% decrease while comparing January 2016 and 2017.
While the city airport was awarded the top position in the world for passenger facilities by 2016 Airport Service Quality (ASQ) Awards, the freight facilities remain ignored. The total domestic freight was 1093 metric tonnes (MT) in January 2016 while it has been 1077 MT in January this year. The latest data also stands below other airports which record a higher freight numbers with Delhi being the highest at 24275 MT
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