Tiruchirappalli International Airport or Trichy International Airport serves the Tiruchirappalli metropolis in Tamil Nadu. This airport is ideally located on NH 210, which connects Tiruchirappalli with Rameswaram and is places 5 km away from the heart of the city. Trichy airport is considered to be the fastest growing airport in the country and third largest airport in the state with respect to passenger and cargo traffic. It was in 2012, the airport was declared as an international airport.
It was during the World War II, the Trichy airport was established. The airport was basically used by the British airforce. Until 2012, the airport was a customs airport and later got the status of an international airport. It was in April 2012, the Indra ATS Automation system was installed in the airport to control the air traffic and to increase safety and security.
Several facilities are provided by the Trichy airport authorities for the sake of the passengers. Some of the facilities are: More Details..
The Tiruchirapally International Airport is just 5 kilometers away from the main city and it is very easy to reach the airport and to other part of the cities from the airport. More Details..
You can find two adjacent terminals at the Trichy airport. One is the integrated international terminal used for both domestic and international services and the other is the old terminal, which is now being converted to an international cargo complex. The cargo complex, which spreads over an area of 4000 meter square, started its operation on November 2011.