The Biju Patnaik International Airport (BPIA) in Bhubaneswar has won the prestigious 2018 Airport Service Quality (ASQ) award as the leading airport in size and region.
The airport has been chosen for the award by the Airports Council International. It was in the running with five other airports; two from India, two from Indonesia and one from China.
In the rank, the Bhubaneswar Airport was followed by Chandigarh Airport, Devi Ahilyabai Holkar Airport in Indore, SM Badaruddin II Airport in Indonesia, SS Kasim II Airport in Indonesia and Yichang Sanxia Airport in China.
A statement issued by airport director Suresh Hota said.”The BPIA won the ASQ award for being the best airport in terms of size and region (2-5 million passengers in Asia-Pacific).”
Hota also said that the honour bestowed upon the airport is a matter of great pride and pleasure for it to have marked its presence in the World Airport Community by being No 1 amongst many.
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