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''.
Department
Land Management
    
 
Head of the Department
 
NameMr. M.L. Lehkra
DesignationExecutive Director
Telephone

91-11-24693295

Fax91-11-24652315
E-Mail ID

edlm@aai.aero

 
Other Senior Executive(s)
 
NameMr. B.C. Das
DesignationGeneral Manager
Telephone

91-11-24652061

Fax91-11-24652061
E-Mail ID

gmlm@aai.aero

 
NameMr. V. Raj Sekhar
DesignationJt. General Manager
Telephone

91-11-24619904

Fax91-11-24619904
E-Mail ID

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Functions of Land Management Department
 

LAND RECORDS & ACQUISITION

  1. To establish ownership documents of the land and keep a record of all the documentation.
  2. Wherever land records are not available, to liaise with the authorities to create the land ownership documents.
  3. Wherever land is required to be acquired by AAI to liaison with the State Governments and take follow up action for getting it registered in the name of AAI and taking over possession of the said land.

PREVENTION / REMOVAL OF ENCROACHMENT / SETTLING OF LOCAL DISPUTES

  1. Shall monitor the entire land which is vested with the Airports Authority of India.
  2. Shall assess the encroachment that exist historically on AAI land.
  3. Shall define the said areas and initiate a dialogue with the State Governments for the removal / rehabilitation of the said encroachments and take all follow up actions where necessary.
  4. Shall take adequate steps to prevent any encroachments that may take place on AAI land with the help of a suitable protection force.
  5. Shall take follow up action in consultation with the Department of Law where ownership documents have been disputed or land acquisition process has been challenged and the parties have taken recourse to legal action.

COMMERCIAL UTILIZATION OF LAND

  1. Shall formulate and implement Land Lease Policy.
  2. Shall prepare proposals for commercial utilization of land.
  3. Shall take follow up actions for lease of land to various parties in the operational area as well as the non-operational area whether by direct allotment or by call of tenders.
  4. Shall monitor leases and take follow up action.
  5. Shall take follow up action for recovery of dues wherever necessary.
  6. Shall monitor taxation of property and payment of taxes, if any, to State Government
  7. Shall prepare by-laws for lease / licence of land and construction thereof keeping in view the Master Plan of the Airports / Aeronautical Stations.


Last updated on: 08th January 2014