In August, Bengaluru airport saw 3,051 domestic departures Vs 1,527 in Mumbai. Though flight restrictions in Mumbai may have changed the order, will it be a wake-up call for the city’s airport?
Adani Airport Holdings (AAHL) on August 31 said it will acquire a controlling interest in Mumbai International Airport (MIAL).
The entry barrier in the business by way of huge investments is high, which gives it a near-monopoly status
The Centre has granted Adani Enterprises the license to operate six airports through the public-private partnership (PPP) model.
With help from CISF, housekeeping and security staff, 23-year-old footballer Randy Juan Muller lived at the Mumbai airport for two-and-half months.
The check-in counters have been converted for baggage drops. The passenger, who would have already done web check-in and has put tag on the luggage, can directly come to the counter.
Take a look at how the authorities are looking to stave off the COVID-19 threat by ringing in changes in every aspect of the flying experience.
The airport has formulated SOPs for post-lockdown safety of the passengers like social distancing, stringent thermal screening, positioning temporary quarantine centres, sanitising and disinfecting the airport to ensure safety and well-being of the passengers, once operations resume, Mumbai International Airport Ltd (MIAL) said in a release.
The runway, which handles 950 flights a day, has been partially closed since November 4.
Extreme pollution after Diwali had led to poor visibility in Delhi, resulting in cancellation of 37 flights, diversion of 35 and delay of 550.
After completion of this 10 per cent stake buy from ACSA along with the earlier purchase of 13.5 per cent from Bidvest, GVK Group's shareholding in MIAL will increase to 74 per cent from the existing 50.5 per cent, a company statement said.
India had stopped the practice of stamping in-flight hand-bags on the similar lines after fixing loopholes from the trial run conducted for the same
The closure is to re-carpet the intersection of the runways
A full emergency was declared at the airport at 8.36 PM as flight AI 662 made the emergency landing. "It landed safely with 143 passengers onboard," the spokesperson said.
The single-runway-operated Mumbai’s Chhatrapati Shivaji International airport currently handles 970 aircraft movements (arrivals and departures) per day.
They said that the fire started at a ground floor conference hall and then spread to the first floor of a lounge near the airport's gate number 9.
According to his lawyer, Moorjani had asked the operator for 'Bom-Del status' and disconnected the call soon due to some disturbance in the telephone line
The Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) the executing body of this project, has said that this will cater to the flyers landing late at night, to board connecting flights.
The operations were moved to the secondary runway after the plane from Abu Dhabi got stuck in the middle of the runway, an airport official said.
Salim Mukim Khan alias Abu Amaar alias Arif, a native of Hathgaon in Fatehpur district of Uttar Pradesh, was nabbed in a joint operation by anti-terrorism squads of Maharashtra and Uttar Pradesh police when he arrived at the international airport from the UAE, he said.
In terms of the number of passengers also, the city airport tops with 45.2 million people flying in and out in fiscal 2017 as against 44 million at Gatwick airport.f
The Bombay High Court, on April 12, 2017, ordered the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) and other agencies, to demolish or reduce the height of over 100 buildings that are in violation of R
Investors bet on the company after it received an order from Mumbai International Airport to develop land parcels around it. The firm will pay a refundable security deposit of Rs 329.35 crore for the same
Following the eviction notice served by Airport Authority of India (AAI) against The Leela Mumbai last week, Hotel Leela Venture has said that it is taking legal recourse over the notices issued against the iconic property.
Aviation regulator DGCA, which is probing the incident of an IndiGo flight aborting take off from Mumbai Airport due to an engine "failure" last week, may handover the inquiry to the Aircraft Accident Investigation Bureau (AAIB), sources said.