Aviation Why India needs more airports – urgently! Updated : April 09, 2018 08:54 PM IST India’s airport infrastructure creaks under the weight of increasing footfalls and squeezed capacities at the airside as well as inside terminal buildings. At least four airports - at Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru and Hyderabad - are already handling passengers in excess of their maximum indicative handling capacity. India’s airlines continue to order aircraft at alarming rates in anticipation of continued traffic growth but they might not have space to park their planes. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.