Aerobridges make boarding and disembarking from an aircraft more comfortable and convenient for passengers, particularly the elderly, disabled and those with children. They also enhance the security of terminal operations.
It provides a fillip for promotion of regional air connectivity. AAI will examine the feasibility of developing AAIÂ´s balance non-operational airports factoring the changed environment and the need for regional and remote area connectivity. For the non feasible, non-operational airports, other potential uses are being explored.
Though investment in infrastructure is expected to touch $1,025 billion in the Twelfth Five-Year Plan (2012-17), many hurdles are choking investment inflows despite the governmentÂ´s overdrive to attract funds. The governmentÂ´s recent decision to open up the railway sector to Foreign Direct Investment (FDI)