Construction work on phase 2 of Jolly Grant Airport likely to be completed by December 2023

The construction work on phase 2 of the Jolly Grant Airport in Dehradun is expected to be completed by December 2023. Upon the completion of the phase 2 work, there will be an increased terminal space of over 42,000 square meters (sq m) which is 10 times more than the earlier terminal space. Further, the airport’s passenger capacity will increase to 1,800 from the current 1,200 resulting in the handling of about 900 passengers per hour including both the arrival and departure. There will also be an increased parking space after the project’s completion with an increased capacity from 11 aircraft to 20 aircraft.