Jorhat Airport is located 7 Kilometres South-West of Jorhat city, Assam, India. The civil enclave, run by the Airports Authority of India is the 4th major airport of Assam after Guwahati, Dibrugarh and Silchar (by number of daily flights and yearly passenger traffic). Established in early 1950s, Jorhat AFS is the Indian Air Force's first air base in the East. It is primarily a transport base for launching aircraft that carry out airdrops in the Naga Hills and Nagaland and Arunachal Pradesh. It is equipped with two squadrons of An-32 transport aircraft and air logistics are provided from Jorhat to the Kameng, Subansiri, Siang, Lohit and Tirap districts of Arunachal Pradesh.
Jorhat Airport code (JRH)
Airport Name: Jorhat Airport
Airport Keywords: Rowriah Airport
Airport (IATA) Code: JRH