Bhubaneswar, Aug 17: Airports Advisory Committee (AAC) meeting was held today under the chairmanship of Aparajita Sarangi, Lok Sabha MP in the conference hall of Integrated Office Complex at Biju Patnaik International Airport.
Pravat Ranjan Beuria, Airport Director convened the meeting. The meeting was attended by the ex-officio members comprising the representatives from various departments such as Commissionerate Police, Director Tourism and BMC.
Suggestions for the facelift of the airport, beautification and provision of tea shop in car parking area were discussed in the meeting. Similarly innovative ideas like promoting Odisha culture through sale of Lingaraj and Jagganath dry bhog inside terminal, air connectivity to four dhams, opening of more food and beverage outlets and retail outlets were discussed.
Innovative ideas enhancing passenger satisfaction through improved parameters of facilities provided by airport operators and stakeholders like courtesy of staff, speed delivery of baggage, more food and shopping at the airport including issues related to airport functioning were also discussed.