The aerodrome is owned and developed by Maharashtra Airport Growth Firm, a particular function automobile to develop airports within the state. Flight trials on the airport had been carried out not too long ago.
Constructed with an funding of Rs 350 crore, together with Rs 50 crore from Shri Saibaba Sansthan Belief, the airport has a 2,500-metre-long runway and is able to dealing with single narrow-body plane akin to Airbus A320 and Boeing 737.
The two,750-square-metre terminal constructing has been designed to deal with a complete of 300 passengers, together with arriving ones. As soon as airport operations begin, journey time to Shirdi from Mumbai is anticipated to be minimize to 40 minutes as in opposition to 5 hours by street.