2. Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport (Mumbai, Maharashtra)
Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport is the main international airport connecting the commercial capital of Mumbai with the rest of the world. In terms of passenger traffic, the Mumbai airport was adjudged the 28th busiest airport in the world and 14th busiest in Asia.
– Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport (named after the legendary seventeenth-century Indian warrior king) handles nearly 50 million passengers currently.
– 321,263 aircraft movements were recorded in 2018-19.
– 9 lakh tonnes of cargo movement was recorded at this airport.
The Mumbai Airport was also adjudged the “World’s Best Airport” along with Delhi Airport during the Airport Service Quality Awards 2017.