Celebi India, the country's largest aviation ground handling and cargo logistics company, commences ground-handling services in Goa with the opening of New Goa International Airport at Mopa, North Goa. Greenfield International Airport Mopa, Goa is named 'Manohar International Airport – Mopa, Goa' as a mark of tribute to the Late Shri Manohar Parrikar, Ex-Defence Minister and Four-time Goa Chief Minister.
7th Airport for Celebi India
Goa marks the seventh airport for Celebi India's active footprint offering unmatched and seamless service across the country. The new airport addition comes against the demand for redefining and benchmarking Indian aviation.
Airport in North Goa
The New Goa Airport will further enhance air connectivity and tourism, catering to the growing demand for Goa as a global tourist destination. Moreover, as the North Goa Airport is located near Maharashtra and Karnataka, travel enthusiasts can also visit places which are located nearby.
Celebi India's Commitment to Indian Aviation Sector
Aligned with the vision of the Ministry of Aviation, Celebi India is committed to supporting the necessary infrastructure and capacity building at various upcoming airports across the country. For over ten years, Celebi India has enhanced the airport experience by managing ground handling, passenger, and cargo services across six metro and non-metro airports in India.
Mr. Murali Ramachandran, CEO of Celebi India, said, "India is the world's third-largest market and the demand for sustainable, efficient, and world-class experience at all airports is a must. Goa is one of the most adored destinations not only by Indians but also by international tourists for its pristine beaches and welcoming culture. Managing a seamless experience throughout the year is necessary to keep Goa as a preferred destination, especially during the peak season. Today, airport experience has become a critical factor for tourists entering or exiting a destination; we are elated with our selection and are committed to providing the highest industry standards of service and ensuring a seamless experience at Manohar International Airport in Mopa, Goa."
Celebi's Operational Airports and the Future Ahead
Besides the New Goa Airport, Celebi Aviation provides ground handling services at Mumbai, Delhi, Bengaluru, Cochin, Hyderabad and Kannur, taking the total service operational airports count to seven. The company is also in an advanced stage of starting operations at Ahmedabad and Chennai Airports, which will take the total count of its operations to nine. For the Goa operations, Celebi plans to continue investing in new equipment and hire and train employees.