Gannavaram is a town and a Mandal headquarter located in krishna district of Andhra Pradesh, India, twenty kilometers from the city of Vijayawada on National Highway number 5 connecting Chennai to Kolkata. It is famous for its Airport, and Weather reporting station.
Gannavaram Airport is a mid sized domestic airport,longest runway is 7,500 feet in length, at an elevation of 82 feet, serving Vijayawada.Currently flights run thrice a day from here to Hyderabad , Chennai and Bangalore . Due to increase in air traffic to this region Airport Authority of India recently decided to develop, make infrastructural changes to this air port.
Gannavaram has one of the state's renowned school "St.John's Higher Secondary School".
Villages in Gannavaram Mandal
Ajjampudi Allapuram davajigudem
Bahubalendrunigudem Buddhavaram Buthumillipadu
Balliparru Chikkavaram China avutapalle
Gannavaram Gollanapalle Gopavarapugudem
Mudirajupalem Jakkula nekkalam Kondapavuluru
Kesarapalle Marlapalem Metlapalle
Purushothapatnam Ramachandrapuram Sagguru amani
Savarigudem Surampalli Tempalle
Vedurupavuluru Veerapanenigudem Venkata narasimhapuram