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Mumbai airport handles 1,30,374 passengers, highest single-day figure since Covid

Mumbai airport handles 1,30,374 passengers, highest single-day figure since Covid

🕔13:26, 20.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) Breaking its own single-day record, Mumbai’s Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport (CSMIA), one of the world’s busiest single runway airports, handled the movement of 1,30,374 passengers on September 17, the highest since the outbreak of the

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PM to inaugurate NE’s biggest power plant and only greenfield airport in Arunachal

PM to inaugurate NE’s biggest power plant and only greenfield airport in Arunachal

🕔18:05, 16.Sep 2022

Itanagar, Sep 16 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi, responding to Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu’s request, has agreed to inaugurate 600 MW Kameng Hydro Electric Project. This is northeast India’s largest power plant and the region’s first greenfield airport at

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Kanpur airport to have new terminal building and apron

Kanpur airport to have new terminal building and apron

🕔14:35, 1.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) Considering the growth in passenger traffic, the Airport Authority of India (AAI) has started the development work at Kanpur Airport with enhanced passengers’ facilities at a project cost of Rs 143.6 crore. The development project includes

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Arunachal’s 3rd airport named ‘Donyi Polo Airport’

Arunachal’s 3rd airport named ‘Donyi Polo Airport’

🕔07:02, 5.Aug 2022

Itanagar, Aug 5 (IANS) The Arunachal Pradesh government on Thursday named the under-construction greenfield airport — the state’s third here in the state capital Itanagar as “Donyi Polo Airport”, officials said. An official at the Chief Minister’s Office said that the

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Chennai to get second airport at Parandur

Chennai to get second airport at Parandur

🕔07:02, 2.Aug 2022

New Delhi/Chennai, Aug 2 (IANS) The process for a second airport in Tamil Nadu’s capital is advancing with the Ministry of Civil Aviation going along with the choice of the state government for its site. Union Minister of State for Civil

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Govt sets target to operationalise 100 airports by 2024

Govt sets target to operationalise 100 airports by 2024

🕔10:56, 30.Jul 2022

New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) The Government has set a target to operationalise 100 airports by 2024 subject to availability of supporting infrastructure such as land, statutory approvals etc. Officials said that nearly 68 airports have been operationalised for Regional Connectivity

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Saudi Arabia opens air space for all air carriers

Saudi Arabia opens air space for all air carriers

🕔16:41, 15.Jul 2022

Riyadh, July 15 (IANS) Saudi Arabia on Friday announced a decision to open its air space for all air carriers. The country’s General Authority of Civil Aviation tweeted that the decision meets Saudi Arabia’s dedication to fulfilling its obligations under the

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Delhi Airport moves to complete green energy from June 1

Delhi Airport moves to complete green energy from June 1

🕔15:17, 4.Jul 2022

The Delhi Airport has moved to green energy and uses only hydro and solar power for all its energy needs since June 1. With this, the Delhi Airport became the first airport in India to run entirely on hydro and

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Unique airport initiatives for a greener India

Unique airport initiatives for a greener India

🕔19:53, 6.Jun 2022

Passengers flying through Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Thiruvananthapuram, Lucknow, Jaipur, Mangaluru, and Guwahati, were in for a pleasant surprise. Their baggage tags were not the usual paper tags but filled with plantable seeds! New Delhi, June 6 (IANS) Passengers flying through Mumbai, Ahmedabad,

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PM Modi reaches Copenhagen, welcomed by Danish counterpart at airport

PM Modi reaches Copenhagen, welcomed by Danish counterpart at airport

🕔19:55, 3.May 2022

Prime Minister Narendra Modi landed in Copenhagen on Tuesday for talks with his Danish counterpart Mette Frederiksen on enhancing the bilateral relationship. New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi landed in Copenhagen on Tuesday for talks with his Danish

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Mumbai airport to remain shut 6 hrs on May 10

Mumbai airport to remain shut 6 hrs on May 10

🕔15:53, 2.May 2022

The Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport here will remain shut for all flight operations for six hours on May 10 to carry out pre-monsoon maintenance and repairs, an official said on Monday. Mumbai, May 2 (IANS) The Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International

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Wings India 2022 all set to take off in Hyderabad

Wings India 2022 all set to take off in Hyderabad

🕔06:51, 24.Mar 2022

Hyderabad, March 24 (IANS) The stage is set for Wings India 2022, Asia’s largest event on civil aviation, beginning at Begumpet Airport in Hyderabad on Thursday. The four-day biennial event is being organised jointly by the Ministry of Civil Aviation and

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Plane with 133 people on board crashes in China

Plane with 133 people on board crashes in China

🕔15:04, 21.Mar 2022

A China Eastern flight, carrying 133 people on board, crashed on Monday in the Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, according to emergency officials. Beijing, March 21 (IANS) A China Eastern flight, carrying 133 people on board, crashed on Monday in the Guangxi

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Pune Airport to get swank new Integrated Terminal Building in 18 months

Pune Airport to get swank new Integrated Terminal Building in 18 months

🕔11:20, 17.Mar 2022

The new Integrated Terminal Building with world-class facilities and enhanced capacity is 55 percent ready and scheduled for completion in 18 months, officials said here on Wednesday. Pune, March 17 (IANS) The new Integrated Terminal Building with world-class facilities and enhanced

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New airports expected to attract investments worth Rs 2.3 tn

New airports expected to attract investments worth Rs 2.3 tn

🕔15:53, 26.Feb 2022

New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) Greenfield airports will witness a significant growth in Indian aviation infrastructure market through 2030 with the investment opportunity of Rs 2.3 trillion between FY2023-30. As per consulting firm Praxis Global Alliance, with the growing demand for

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Adani Group all set to acquire new ‘space’ for Thiruvananthapuram airport

Adani Group all set to acquire new ‘space’ for Thiruvananthapuram airport

🕔13:25, 18.Feb 2022

Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 18 (IANS) The Adani Group, which took over the control of running Thiruvananthapuram International Airport in October last year, has now put a pedal to make it world class, and the latest proposed acquisition is a state of the

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Canada eases on-arrival test requirements for fully-vaccinated travellers

Canada eases on-arrival test requirements for fully-vaccinated travellers

🕔10:26, 16.Feb 2022

Ottawa, Feb 16 (IANS) Canada is easing the on-arrival test requirements for fully-vaccinated travellers starting February 28 as the latest wave of Covid-19 driven by the Omicron variant has passed its peak, Public Health Agency of Canada announced. According to the

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CISF detected 60,000/- USDs worth approximately INR  45 lakh at CSMI Airport, Mumbai

CISF detected 60,000/- USDs worth approximately INR 45 lakh at CSMI Airport, Mumbai

🕔19:26, 21.Jan 2022

New Delhi, 21.01.2022: On 21.01.2022 at about 0040 hrs, during frisking of a ground handling agency staff at Int’l Security Hold Area (SHA) of Terminal 2, CSMI Airport, Mumbai, CISF personnel observed that he had concealed something at lower part

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Japan to launch app for paperless border entry

Japan to launch app for paperless border entry

🕔07:30, 15.Dec 2021

Tokyo, Dec 15 (IANS) Japan’s Digital Agency has said that it will initiate an application software enabling visitors and returnees to go through simpler customs, immigration and quarantine (CIQ) procedures from next week. The “Visit Japan Web” service, slated to be

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SL bans travellers of 6 African countries over fear of new Covid variant, Omicron

SL bans travellers of 6 African countries over fear of new Covid variant, Omicron

🕔08:04, 29.Nov 2021

Colombo, Nov 29 (IANS) Amidst fear of newly discovered South African Covid-19 variant, ‘Omicron’, travellers from six African countries, including South Africa, Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia, Zimbabwe and Swaziland are to be banned from entering Sri Lanka from Saturday night. Dr.

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