Jun 15, 2018 International airport at Balh valley AAI has conducted pre-feasibility survey of five sites in Mandi district for setting up an international airport in the state of Himachal Pradesh. The authoriity has zeroed on to Balh valley of Mandi district. Around 698 acre of land will be acquired for the airport in the Ner Chowk area. The international airport is expected to boost tourism activity in the state. The site for the airport will be finalised after satellite survey is carried out of the identified location.