The Andhra Pradesh state government is planning to develop a Greenfield international airport at Bhogapuram, near Visakhapatnam. According to Andhra Pradesh state Finance Minister Yanamala Ramakrishnudu , no frill airports are proposed at Nagarjuna Sagar, Guntur district and Donakonda in Prakasam district. Regional airports are to be developed in Kuppam, Chittor district; Dagadarthi in Nellore district; and Orvakallu in Kurnool district. Besides, the airports in Tirupati, Vijayawada and Rajahmundry are to be modernized in international standards.
Extracted from The Hindu, Mar 12,’15