Surat: In a significant development, the Union Cabinet, led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has given the green light to declare Surat Airport as an International Airport. This decision marks a pivotal moment for Surat, as it transforms into a global gateway, facilitating not only international travel but also streamlining import-export activities for the thriving diamond and textile industries.
The move is anticipated to unleash unprecedented economic opportunities, positioning Surat as a key player in the international aviation arena and ushering in a new era of prosperity for the region.
As a rapidly expanding city in India, Surat has showcased impressive economic and industrial growth. The elevation of Surat Airport to international status is deemed crucial for stimulating economic advancement, attracting foreign investments, and strengthening diplomatic relations. With an expected surge in both passenger and cargo traffic, the international designation of the airport is poised to serve as a catalyst for regional development.