Visakhapatnam Airport News - UP-TO-DATE

Oct 16, 2014
Till the airport is made operational, passengers wishing to fly in or out of the city, will have to travel to Rajahmundry, the nearest airport at about 190 km away.

Oct 2014- Only the Navy flights and those carrying relief materials were operated
The roof of the airport was ripped apart and the premises turned into a battleground with debris all around. All the television sets and display boards along with the window panes have turned into shatters. The check-in counters for airliners were nowhere to be seen. Even the security equipment used for checking the passengers and their baggage is not functioning.