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Aerial view of Changraghadi Airport

Airport Overview

Chandragadhi  Airport also known as  Bhadrapur Airport,  is an airport in Bhadrapur Municipality, in the Jhapa District of Province No. 1.

Buddha Air, Nepal Airlines, Saurya Airlines, Yeti Airlines and Shree Airlines operate their flights to and from Kathmandu. In 2019 it had 3,072 aircraft movements, 174,921 passengers and 125,913 kg cargo.

Aerodrome Administration operation hours are as follows:

  1. Sundays to Thursdays: 10:00 -17:00 LT (summer), 10:00-1600 LT (winter)
  2. Fridays: 10:00-1500 LT

 Air Traffic Service operational hours all year-round are as follows:

  1. From 16 Feb - 15 Nov (0015 - 1300) UTC
  2. From 16 Nov - 15 Feb (0045 - 1215) UTC

Airport Location and Contact

Country

Nepal

Province or District

Province 1/ Jhapa

Nearest Town or City
with Distance from Airport

In proximity of District HQ

Airport’s Complete Name

Chandragadhi Civil Aviation Office

Latitude

26.570556

Longitude

88.079444

Elevation (ft and m)

312.184 ft (95.149 m)

IATA Code

BDP

ICAO Code

VNCG

Managing Company or Airport Authority

Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal

Chandragadhi, Jhapa

Tel- 977-23-455075

Fax - 977-23-456801

AFS – VNCGYDYX

Email: chandragadhi_cao@caanepal.gov.np

Management Contact Person

N/A

NGO and/or UN Presence at Airport?

None

Runway

Runway #1

Runway Dimensions

1500 x 30 m

Runway Orientation

10 –

28 -

Runway Surface

Asphalt Concrete

Runway Condition

Good, operational

Airport Infrastructure Details

Infrastructure

Passenger / Cargo Security Screening

X-Ray: Hold baggage; Walk through and Hand-held Metal detector
CCTV

Runway Lighting

*PAPI 30° on Runway 10

1500m, 60m, White, LIM

Refueling Capacity

JET A-1, during period of flight operation by NOC

Ground Handling Services

Available with local airlines operator

Air Traffic Control

Controlled Class C Airspace, Visual Flight Rule (VFR), Instrumental Flight Rule (RNP Approach)

Fire Fighting Equipment

Portable type fire extinguisher available

Weather Information

Tower Observation

Aircraft Parking Space

Three ATR72 Types One ATR42 One Twin Otter

11850 sqm, Concrete

Navigation Aids

None

Perimeter Fencing

Yes

Windsock


 


*Precision Approach Path Indicators

Fuel Service Charges

The airport takes support from Nepal Oil Corporation (NOC) for the provision of Jet fuel for the aircraft. NOC maintains the reserve of 60 kilolitres at its office premise. NOC strictly adheres to the quality it has set for the Air Fuel and the price per litre is as set by the NOC.


Price per Litre USD - $

Jet A-1

0.55 / ltr (Duty Paid) *

Avgas

No

*As of 03 September 2020

*Exchange rate 1 USD: 117.8 NPR