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AAI celebrates 24th Annual Day

AAI Annual Day

'NayiDishayein' :
capped with colourful
cultural programme

Thesynergyonline Aerospace Bureau

NEW DELHI, APRIL 02 : Airports Authority of India (AAI), the mainstay of Civil Aviation in India celebrated its 24th Annual Day on April 01, 2019 at Siri Fort Auditorium, New Delhi with full grandeur.

Ganesh Vandana

The celebration kickstarted with Ganesh Vandana by Zenith Dance Group followed by many other wonderful performances by the group. After this, the stage was open for the Musical extravaganza by Salim Sulaiman Merchant and Band. Popular music composer duo performed their famous compositions which regaled the audience present.

Awards distribution

On the eve of 24th Annual Day, various awards were given away to AAI Airports and Teams by Dr. GuruprasadMohapatra, Chairman, AAI. Four AAI airports - SardarVallabhbhai Patel International Airport, Ahmedabad; BijuPatnaik International Airport, Bhubaneswar; Chandigarh International Airport and Devi AhilyaBaiHolkar International Airport, Indore Airport were awarded Airport Service Quality Awards 2018.

Customer Satisfaction Index awards

Customer Satisfaction Index awards were also presented to Swami Vivekananda International Airport, Raipur (1stRank); Udaipur Airport (2ndRank) and Trichy International Airport (3rd Rank).

Apart from this, various other awards like Chairman Excellence Award and Sports Award were also presented on the occasion. The Engineering team was awarded for development of Civil Enclave at Prayagraj Airport in record time of eleven months.

GM(ATM) In-charge, Mumbai ATC &Team were also appreciated and awardedfor carrying out excellent work during the recent crisis period.

Swachh Bharat Award (Clean & Safe Airport Awards) were also conferred to top two Airports each in 03 categories. Kolkata and Chennai in 1stCategory; Chandigarh and Mangalore airport in 2ndCategory; Vadodara and Mangalore in the 3rd Category. Recruitment Cell Team was also awarded for carrying out excellent work during recruitment.