Vishakhapatnam Airport is situated at a distance of 7 km form the heart of Vishakhapatnam in the state of Andhra Pradesh. Named after the first Women Prime Minister of India – Smt. Indira Gandhi, the airport receives regular domestic flights from major cities in India. According to reliable sources, the Vizag Airport is all set to go international once the Indian Navy gives the nod as there are three international airlines ready to operate flights from the city. Once the airport get the international status, its is expected that more than 6 lakh people annually will go to South East and West Asia from here.