Shirdi airport was inaugurated on October 1, 2017. The airport has been constructed at an investment of about Rs 3.5 billion, which includes Rs 500 million provided by the Shri Saibaba Sansthan Trust. Further, the government has also inaugurated the greenfield Kishangarh airport in Rajasthan. The Directorate General of Civil Aviation has granted the aerodrome licence for flight operations and accordingly flights to Delhi and Udaipur are expected to start soon. Meanwhile, the new terminal of Belagavi airport was inaugurated on September 14, 2017. The terminal building has six check-in counters and an area of 3,600 square metres.