New Airport Link
Airport Link Planning Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) / Light Rail Transit (LRT)
This study would review and develop ridership forecasts based on changes in land use and at the new airport project at Bhogapuram. The study would identify new alignments based on land use and ridership forecasts, including a direct connection from the Visakhapatnam RTC Complex to the new airport at Bhogapuram. The study would also identify the scope of concept engineering and capital costs.
Advance Acquisition of Use and Development Rights to Airport Link Routes
Land acquisition and assembly would be initiated and development rights granted in advance of project construction.
As part of construction of the initial airport link alignment, specification-driven equipment such as rail cars, signals & communications and fare collection would be procured.