RCS UDAN Scheme Airports List 2022 has been released at the official website of Airport Authority of India at www.aai.aero. UDAN Scheme, the regional air connectivity scheme recently launched by the central government to make the air travel cheaper has started to see the sun of the day. According to industry chamber FICCI, about 67 airports across the country have been operationalized to execute operations under the scheme. In this article, we will tell you about the UDAN Scheme Airports List 2022 (operationalized) and RCS routes commenced till 18 April 2022.
The list of 67 airports has been released based upon geographical, operational and commercial parameters which are now part of regional connectivity scheme UDAN. Here is the complete List of 67 RCS Airports operationalized as on 18 April 2022. Under RCS, govt. has connected the underserved airports to key airports through flights that will cost Rs 2,500 for per hour flight. People can even check the list of 419 RCS routes commenced till 18 April 2022 in Phase 1, 2, 3 and 4.
UDAN Scheme Airports List – Operationalized
Below is the state wise and location wise UDAN Scheme Airports List which are operationalized till 18 April 2022:-
|State||No. of Airports||Airport Locations|
|Uttar Pradesh||6||Agra, Allahabad, Kanpur (Chakeri), Hindon, Bareilly, Kushinagar|
|Maharashtra||5||Jalgaon, Kolhapur, Nanded, Ozar (Nasik), Sindhudurg, Gondia|
|Rajasthan||3||Bikaner, Jaisalmer, Kishangarh|
|Assam||4||Jorhat, Tezpur, Lilabari, Rupsi|
|Punjab||4||Adampur, Bhatinda, Ludhiana, Pathankot|
|Karnataka||6||Belgaum, Hubli, Mysore, Bidar, Vidyanagar, Kalaburgi (Gulbarga)|
|Himachal Pradesh||4||Kullu, Shimla, Mandi, Rampur Hut|
|Gujarat||8||Porbandar, Bhavnagar, Jamnagar, Kandla, Mundra, Statue of Unity, Sabarmati River Front, Keshod|
|Andhra Pradesh||2||Kadapa, Kurnool|
|Daman and Diu||1||Diu|
|Uttarakhand||8||Pantnagar, Pithoragarh, Sahastradhara, Chinyalisaur, Gaucher, New Tehri, Srinagar, Haldwani|
|Arunachal Pradesh||2||Tezu, Pasighat|
Link for RCS Udan Airports List Operationalized till 18 April 2022 – https://www.aai.aero/sites/default/files/rcs_news_notifications/67-RCS_Airports_operationalized_as_on_18.04.2022.pdf
RCS UDAN Scheme Routes List & PDF
Here is the list of 419 RCS routes commenced as on 18 April 2022 – https://www.aai.aero/sites/default/files/rcs_news_notifications/419_RCS_Routes_Operationalised_as_on_18.04.2022.pdf. On downloading the PDF file, the complete list of UDAN Scheme Routes List will appear as shown below:-
Background for Regional Connectivity Scheme
UDAN (Udey Desh ka Aam Nagrik) scheme was launched in October 2016 by the central government through the National Civil Aviation Policy 2016. Under the scheme, the government aims to provide cheap air travel at Rs. 2500 per hour of flight to tier 2 and tier 3 cities.
The full study by FCCI can be downloaded in PDF format from the link below:
For more details, visit the official website of Airport Authority of India at https://www.aai.aero/en/rcs-udan