International Airport Hotels, Mumbai at Discounted Rates
International Airport of Mumbai is known as Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport. Its IATA code is BOM. Earlier it was known as Sahar International Airport. It is named after Chhatrapati Shivaji Bhosle. He was a famous Maratha Emperor. It is considered to be the second busiest airport in terms of international passenger travel in South Asia and the busiest one in India. Around 4,800 acres of area is allocated to this airport and its five terminals are currently in use. As generally airports are located in outer parts of the main city, but this is among few airports that are located in the urban area of the city. It is located in the suburban areas of Sahar and Santa Cruz of Mumbai city. It is owned by GVK Industries Ltd. and Airports Authority of India. It is operated by Mumbai International Airport Limited. It is an important airline hub for almost all the domestic and international airlines. Air India, Blue Dart Aviation, Deccan 360, GoAir, IndiGo, Jet Airways, JetLite, SpiceJet are few of them. If you need more information about the airport and flights you can go to the URL of the official website of this airport. After the partition of India and Pakistan, number of operating terminals and flights through this airport increased. This international airport handles millions of passengers and thousands of tonnes of shipment during each fiscal year. In financial year 2011-12 it handled approx 30 millions of passengers and around 656,370 tonnes of shipment. Passengers can easily get to some prolific Mumbai hotels after boarding from the flights. Hotels near International Airport, Mumbai offers almost all basic facilities to their customers at reasonable price. For more information about hotels in Mumbai you can login to MakeMyTrip.com.