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Lok Nayak Jayaprakash Airport
Patna Airport
Airport type Public
Operator Airports Authority of India
Location Patna, India
Elevation AMSL 170 ft / 51 m
Coordinates 25°35′29″N 085°05′17″E / 25.59139°N 85.08806°E / 25.59139; 85.08806
Direction Length Surface
ft m
07/25 6,410 1,954 Asphalt

Lok Nayak Jayaprakash Airport or Patna Airport (IATA: PATICAO: VEPT) is situated in Patna, the capital of Bihar, India. The airport is categorised a restricted international airport by the Airports Authority of India. It is named after Jayaprakash Narayan. Besides this, there is a project for a new airport in nearby small town of Bihita which may be built. It for the world-famous institute named Indian Institute of Technology which is being built in Bihita.


Airlines and destinations

Airlines Destinations
Indian Airlines Delhi
IndiGo Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Lucknow, Mumbai
Jet Airways Delhi
JetLite Kolkata
Kingfisher Airlines Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai, Ranchi


60 people were killed when Alliance Air Flight 7412 crashed near the airport.


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