Kazi Nazrul Islam Airport (Durgapur Airport),(IATA: RDP, ICAO: VEDG), a project under Bengal Aerotropolis Projects Limited (BAPL), is a domestic airport located at Andal, Paschim Bardhaman in West Bengal of India. The airport is roughly 25 km from Asansol’s City Bus Terminus and 15 km from Durgapur’s City Centre in West Bengal, India. The airport’s hinterland comprises the towns of Burdwan, Bankura, Bishnupur, Purulia, Suri, Bolpur/Shantiniketan, Rampurhat in South Bengal and Dhanbad & Bokaro in Jharkhand. It is part of the country’s first private sector Aerotropolis, being developed by Bengal Aerotropolis Projects Limited (BAPL). The airport was officially inaugurated on 19 September 2013

The State Government has a 26.05 percent stake through West Bengal Industrial Development Corporation. Singapore’s Changi Airports International (CAI) has a 30.21 per cent stake in BAPL. Other Indian promoters include Pragati Social Infrastructure & Development, Pragati 47, Lend Lease Company India and Citystar Infrastructure. The airport has been built over 650 acres at a cost of Rs 600 crore.

The 5,750 square metre passenger terminal building has a capacity of 1 million passengers per annum and can be expanded in the future to a capacity to 2.5 million per annum. It has six check-in counters with Common Use Terminal equipment (CUTE) in the departure lounge and two baggage conveyor belts at the arrival hall. The terminal has branded retail and F&B outlets, ATMs, a clinic and pharmacy, a baby-care room, Wi-Fi services, a hotel booking counter, convenience store and spa.

The airport’s 2,800-metre runway is equipped with a CAT I instrument landing system (ILS) and can handle narrow-body aircraft like Airbus A321 and Boeing 737-900. The airport apron has four parking bays and a helipad. The airport is equipped with category VII firefighting and rescue capability.

Flight Time Table

Flight No# From To Days of Operation Departure (IST) Arrival (IST)
AI-755 Delhi (DEL) Durgapur (RDP) Mon,Thu,Fri,Sun 5:50 AM 7:50 AM
AI-756 Durgapur (RDP) Delhi (DEL) Mon,Thu,Fri,Sun 8:25 AM #######
AI-517 Hyderabad (HYD) Durgapur (RDP) Tue,Thu,Sat,Sun 23:15 PM 1:15 AM
AI-518 Durgapur (RDP) Hyderabad (HYD) Wed,Fri,Sun,Mon 2:10 AM 4:30 AM
SG-6354 Mumbai (BOM) Durgapur (RDP) Daily 14:45 PM 17:20 PM
SG-6355 Durgapur (RDP) Mumbai (BOM) Daily 18:15 PM 20:35 PM
SG-331 Chennai (MAA) Durgapur (RDP) Daily 17:35 PM 19:50 PM
SG-332 Durgapur (RDP) Chennai (MAA) Daily 20:20 PM 22:45 PM

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