Kushinagar Airport declared as Customs Notified Airport
Kushinagar Airport has been classified as a Customs notified airport by the Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC) in notification no. 72/2021-Customs (N.T.) on 13.09.2021. This would also make international passenger travel easier, especially for Buddhist pilgrims.
Kushinagar International Airport is a 600-acre international airport in India.
Last February, the DGCA gave it permission to conduct foreign flights.
The airport’s license to conduct international flights was extended till February 21, 2023, by the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) in August. On August 21, 2021, the license would have expired.