About Airport: Located in the town of Bagdogra, Bagdogra Airport is operated as a civil enclave at AFS Bagdogra of the Indian Air Force (IAF). The airport is the doorway for several hill stations of the region, including Darjeeling, Kurseong, Mirik, and Kalimpong. It is also the gateway of the state of Sikkim and witnesses thousands of tourists coming here in a year. Foreign tourists seeking for a journey to Sikkim get their permit issued from this airport. Bagdogra Airport is a prominent stopover with flights connecting to major cities in the region. It is an international airport with two terminals ââ‚¬â€œ domestic & international. The central government of India has granted it the status of customs airport in 2002.