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Jorhat Airport

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Airport type  Military/Public
Location  Jorhat, Assam
Website  [1]
Elevation  95 m
Serves  Jorhat, Golaghat
Elevation AMSL  311 ft / 95 m
Code  JRH
Phone  0376 231 1456
Jorhat Airport
Operator  Indian Air Force Airports Authority of India
Address  Airport Rd, Raraiyah, Jorhat, Assam 785011
Similar  Jorhat Town Railway, Jorhat Engineeri College, Cinnamara Railway Station, Kendriya Vidyalaya AFS Jorhat, Bashbari Puja Mandir

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Jorhat Airport (IATA: JRH, ICAO: VEJT) (Assamese: যোৰহাট বিমানবন্দৰ) (also known as Rowriah Airport) is located 7 Kilometres South-West of Jorhat city, Assam, India. The civil enclave, run by the Airports Authority of India is the 3rd major airport of Assam after Guwahati and Dibrugarh(by number of daily flights and yearly passenger traffic). Established in early 1950s, Jorhat AFS is the Indian Air Force's first air base in the East. It is primarily a transport base for launching aircraft that carry out airdrops in the Naga Hills and Nagaland and Arunachal Pradesh. It is equipped with two squadrons of An-32 transport aircraft and air logistics are provided from Jorhat to the Kameng, Subansiri, Siang, Lohit and Tirap districts of Arunachal Pradesh.

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