Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday September 15, 2014
The Bombay High Court today asked the Centre to immediately provide thermal image scanners at Nagpur and Pune Airports for the screening of passengers from African countries for a possible Ebola infection.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 9, 2014
The Airports Authority of India will come up with first five no-frills airports in four states and the work is expected to begin in the next six months.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 7, 2014
An unidentified aircraft yesterday caused a security scare in Mumbai airspace after it was spotted by an Etihad Airways flight and reported to the air traffic control (ATC) in Mumbai, official sources said.
Wednesday August 27, 2014
This transaction is part of the process of overall commercial development of 22 million square feet of the airport in phases over a period of ten years, GVK said in a press release here.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Tanima Biswas and Saurabh Gupta, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt (With inputs from Agencies) | Tuesday August 26, 2014
Six people who arrived at Delhi airport this morning from Ebola-hit Liberia, have been isolated and taken for further tests. 112 people are arriving at the Mumbai and Delhi airports on seven flights through the day.
Cities | Reported by Tejas Mehta, Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya (with inputs from PTI) | Tuesday August 26, 2014
Elaborate precautionary arrangements have been put in place at the Mumbai Airport to screen the 112 stranded Indians, who are expected to arrive on Tuesday by various flights from and around the Ebola-hit Liberia, authorities said on Monday.
World | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 19, 2014
Stepping up its vigil against Ebola virus, government has started risk categorisation of passengers from the affected countries at Indian airports as high, medium and low.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Tuesday August 19, 2014
Both teams extended their reign over the two trophies without any threats - not even a perceived one - beating the Railways men and the Airports Authority of India women by an identical 3-0 margin.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 13, 2014
Government is considering setting up of three greenfield airports in the Northeast -- in Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh and Nagaland.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 12, 2014
With airports across the country already on alert to screen passengers coming in from Ebola-hit countries, government today directed all airlines to follow precautionary guidelines to help isolate travellers who may have been affected by the virus.
India | Agence France-Presse | Saturday August 9, 2014
India's airports went on alert and the government opened an emergency helpline on Saturday as part of measures to tackle any outbreak of the deadly Ebola epidemic in the country of 1.25 billion people.
Monday July 21, 2014
Cases have been filed in the Bombay High Court against Kingfisher which has shut operations, Minister of State for Civil Aviation G M Siddeshwara said in reply to a question in the Lok Sabha.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 13, 2014
In another step against smoking, the government has reduced by 50 per cent the duty free allowance of cigarettes to 100 sticks and 25 cigars in airports.
India | IANS | Thursday July 10, 2014
New airports will be developed in smaller cities and towns to encourage air travel in the country, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley announced Thursday.
Wednesday July 9, 2014
India's civil aviation sector is showing signs of revival in growth after a period of turbulence with emergence of new players such as AirAsia and Tata-SIA Airline, although domestic passenger traffic handled at Indian airports grew by just 5.2 per c...
India | Press Trust of India | Friday July 4, 2014
Wanting railway stations to be better than the airports, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today indicated that private players could be soon be involved in their development and modernisation in a major way.
India | NDTV.com | Monday June 9, 2014
Home Minister Rajnath Singh today held a meeting with the chiefs of national security agencies to review security arrangements at airports across India, in the wake of the terror attack at Karachi airport on the intervening night between June 8 and J...
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 8, 2014
The government has no plans to withdraw exemption given to Priyanka Gandhi and her husband Robert Vadra from normal security checks at airports when they travel together.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 4, 2014
For the third year in a row, Indira Gandhi International Airport in New Delhi has been adjudged the second best airport in the world for its service quality among the airports handling 25-40 million passengers per annum (MPPA).
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 3, 2014
India-born Mastercard CEO Ajay Banga has said that his turban and beard make him stand out in a crowd and has undergone random searches at US airports even though he runs a global company, underscoring the need for diversity in the multi-racial count...