Patna Airport, also known as the Lok Nayak Jayaprakash Airport, is situated in Patna, the capital city of Bihar. It is sited at a distance of approximately five km from the Patna city. The airport has been categorized as an international airport by the Airport Authority of India. Its longest runway has a length of 6,545 feet and stands at an elevation of 171 feet. Indian Airlines is the major airline company operating from this airport.