Bangalore Airport to Expand Terminal 1

11 April 2010 (Last Updated April 11th, 2010 18:30)

India's Bangalore International Airport Limited (BIAL) will expand Terminal 1 in September this year to cater for the capacity predicted in 2015. The expansion will increase 70% of the existing terminal with an additional passenger space of 40,000m². The project will enab

India's Bangalore International Airport Limited (BIAL) will expand Terminal 1 in September this year to cater for the capacity predicted in 2015.

The expansion will increase 70% of the existing terminal with an additional passenger space of 40,000m².

The project will enable the airport to handle 17 million passengers a year.

The construction, scheduled to be complete within 18 months, will add enhanced and modern design elevation to Terminal 1.

The project is estimated to cost nearly Rs 600 crores (US$135m).