Airports Authority of India

Mission :  ''To achieve highest standards of safety and quality in air traffic services and airport management by providing state-of-the-art infrastructure for total customer satisfaction, contributing to economic growth and prosperity of the nation.''                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Vision :  ''To be a world-class organization providing leadership in air traffic services and airport management & making India a major hub in Asia Pacific region by 2016''.
Directorate of Technical
Head of the Department
NameMr. Hareendranathan E. P.
DesignationExecutive Director


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Other Senior Executive(s)
NameMr. Chandra Singh Fonia
DesignationActing General Manager


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NameMr. V.P. Singh
DesignationJt. General Manager


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NameMr.Jaspal Singh
DesignationJt. General Manager


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NameMr.Kirpal Singh
DesignationJt. General Manager


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Functions of Directorate of Technical

Technical Department has responsibility of providing mechanical and logistical solution for efficient airport operation.  Functions of Technical Deptt. includes

A. Procurement: Induction of various Equipment/Vehicles/ Tools, Plants & Machinery by purchasing/ leasing or hiring, required for the operations and maintenance of Airports, such as:-
  1. FS Equipments: Crash Fire Tenders, Water Tenders, Ambulances, and High Mask Lights and rescue equipment like BA Sets, Power Saw, Hydraulic Metal Cutter and portable GenSets, etc.
  2. Engineering Equipments: RRM, Runway Marking Machines, PEN Testing, Friction Testing
  3. Ground Flight Safety Equipments : Grass cutting machines, earth moving equipments and Bay cleaning, Runway sweeper Machine, etc
B. Provide Materials Management services e.g.
  1. Procurement of uniforms, distribution and maintenance of records
  2. Procurement of fire and rescue tools, accessories like fire proof dungarees, BA Sets, Gumboots and Fire rescue suits.
  3. Monitoring and preparing MIS for stock / Assets.
  4. Physical verification of stock
  5. Issue of MM instructions on policy matters
C. Maintenance Support
  1. Extended maintenance support to regions/ workshops
  2. Budget allocation for various related activities
  3. Progress review etc.
D. Provide vehicles/Ground Safety and Rescue Equipments: To provide, maintain and operate various type of Vehicles/Ground Safety and Rescue Equipments at all airports & CHQ, as are necessary for aircraft operation including allied services as follows:
  1. General Duty Equipments
  2. Operation of Vehicles, Ground & Safety Equipments
  3. Fire & Safety Equipments
  4. Vehicle Transport for Engineering Maintenance
  5. Workshops Equipments
  6. Security Equipment
  7. Vehicles for CISF
  8. Passenger Baggage Trolleys
  9. Passenger Chairs
  10. Cleaning Equipment
  11. Runway Rubber Removal Machines
  12. Runway Surface Friction Testers
  13. Runway Mechanical Sweeper
  14. Runway Marking Machine
  15. Grass Cutting Tractor with Machine and Bird Menace
  16. Airport Rotating Beacon
  17. Ambulances
  18. Ambulift
  19. Surface Transport Vehicles
  20. Furniture & Consumable stores
  21. Survey Reports
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Last updated on: 19th June 2014