Rajiv Gandhi International Airport (HYD)
Rajiv Gandhi International Airport is an international airport near Shamshabad, about 22 km (14 mi) south of downtown Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India. It is the second public-private partnership venture in the Indian airports, the first being the Cochin International Airport. For the period of Apr 2008 to Dec 2010, it was the sixth busiest airport in the country in terms of international and overall passenger traffic.
Hyderabad international airport has been named amongst the world's top five in the annual Airport Service Quality (ASQ) passenger survey along with the ones at Seoul, Singapore, Hong Kong and Beijing. In 2010, Hyderabad airport have been ranked among the top airports of the world in the airport services quality (ASQ) by the global body, Airports Council International (ACI).
It retained the number one position for the second year in a row among 49 airports handling 5-15 million passengers per annum (mppa). It serves as a focus city for Jet Airways and Kingfisher Airlines.