Jharsuguda: Kishore Kumar Senapati takes over as new Airport Director of Veer Surendra Sai Airport, Jharsuguda on Tuesday. Earlier, he was the serving as AGM (Finance) at Biju Patnaik Airport, Bhubaneswar 

He succeeded M. Karunakar, Deputy General Manager CNS (Communications, Navigation & Surveillance), who was serving as in-charge Airport Director of Veer Surendra Sai Airport since the retirement of Sudhesh Kumar Chauhan, who retired in the month of January. 

As a Chartered Accountant by profession, Kishore Kumar Senapati started his career in Airports Authority of India (AAI) in the year 2001 as a Junior Executive Manager at  Kolkata airport and later worked in various places like Guwahati, Agartala, Bhubaneswar, Varanasi Airports.  He has vast experience of 19 years in the Airports Authority of India. (AAI) . 

His main priority for Veer Surendra Sai Airport is to complete the pending works like installation of ILS (Instrumental Landing System) to avoid any flight cancellation in extreme weather conditions along with the development of Air traffic and passenger facilities at the VSS Airport, Jharsuguda.