an aerotroplis is a urban plan in which the layout, infrastructure and economy is centred on an airport existing as an airport city. this is a new kind of settlement is occuring in many countries, including india. these settlements are centered around large airports.
in an aerotropolis the airport functions as a city in its own right. many facilities are provide right there. people can fly in, conduct thier business with their counter parts right there and fly out with all the comfort of the city, without the traffic and other problems.