Airports Authority of India (AAI)

  • It is a statutory body under the aegis of Ministry of Civil Aviation.
  • It is responsible for creating, upgrading, maintaining and managing civil aviation infrastructure in India.
  • It was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in New Delhi.
  • It also provides Air traffic management (ATM) services over Indian airspace and adjoining oceanic areas.
  • It manages around 125 airports in India, which include 18 International Airport, 07 Customs Airports, 78 Domestic Airports and 26 Civil Enclaves at Defense airfields.