Free 5G Wi-Fi facility introduced at Coimbatore Airport
Thousands of passengers enter and leave Coimbatore every day. Activities were under progress to introduce Wi-Fi facility at this airport. This has been completed and the inaugural function of introduction of Wi-Fi in the airport was organised on 26th October.
The secretary of Central Aviation Traffic Commission Mr. Chowbey participated on the occasion and inaugurated the facility. Wi-Fi Facility has been introduced for the first time using the latest technology in an airport with the joint efforts of BSNL. More than 400 customers can use this facility at the same time.
Wi-Fi is free for the first 30 minutes. Charges have been fixed for further usage. At the end of the first free 30 minutes, coupons regarding charges will appear on the screen. It will be for 30 minutes, 60 minutes, 120 minutes, and 24 hours, etc.
The charges for 30 minutes is Rs. 30/-. For 60 minutes, it is Rs. 50/-. For 120 minutes, it is Rs. 90/-. For 24 hours, it is Rs. 150/-. The time for usage can be selected as per requirement. The next phase will be introduction of Wi-Fi at Madurai and Chennai Airports.
The expansion project of Coimbatore International Airport is likely to be completed in an year. Then, flights will be operated to more international cities. Equal priority will be given to domestic flights as well. International flights to Singapore and Sharjah and other domestic flights to major points operated from Coimbatore Peelamedu International Airport.