There was talk of making an airport in Jewar for a long time, now it is going to take the form of reality. On Wednesday, the Government of Uttar Pradesh in Noida signed a 'Concession Agreement' with the representatives of Zurich Airport International AG for the development of Noida International Airport, Jewar.
A total of 3076 families were affected.
Name and logo finalized
Asia's largest airport.
Jewar Airport latest update: The first flight from Noida International Airport can take off from December 2023 or January 2024. A senior officer said while talking that work has started completely at this airport. Noida International Airport Limited CEO Arun Veer Singh said that three thousand families have been affected due to this greenfield project. The work of settling such displaced people will be completed by May 2021. A total of 3076 families have been affected.
Out of the displaced people, those whose land has been taken for the first runway will be established. After that, the land that went to the second runway and the people of the villages will be helped. It will cost around Rs 350 crore of government to rehabilitate these families from six villages.
Name and logo became final
Finally, after much lengthy debate, the name and logo of this largest airport in Asia, built on 5000 hectares, has been finalized. This name will give Uttar Pradesh a new identity internationally.
It will have its logo in blue color. In which there is a reflection of the state bird 'Stork'. Though its design is still under consideration. In a meeting to decide the name and logo, Christoph Schnellmann, CEO of Yamuna International Airport Pvt Ltd, Noida International Airport Ltd. Senior officials including the CEO of Dr. Arun Vir Singh were present.
Asia's largest airport to be built
Swiss company Zurich Airport International has designed the design, layout and logo of the airport. Zurich International Airport has been awarded the contract for the construction of a greenfield airport on 1334 hectares at a cost of 29 thousand 650 crores. This will be the 5th largest airport in the world to be built in UP. At present, Shanghai Airport of China is the largest airport in Asia, spread over an area of 3988 hectares. Noida International Airport, to be built on 5000 hectares, will become the largest airport in Asia.