West Bengal  /  Published 14.03.19

Calcutta airport alert extended

The security alert sounded for all airports following the Pulwama attack on January 14 has been extended indefinitely, a move that has dashed hopes of an early end to long queues triggered by the beef...
By Sanjay Mandal in Dum Dum

North East  /  Published 15.12.19

AAI staff has come forward to provide food

Airports Authority of India (AAI) staff have come forward to provide food for the people stranded at Guwahati railway station for five days during the protests against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act,...
By Mohsin Khaiyam in Guwahati

West Bengal  /  Published 07.12.19

Kalbaisakhi not an easy test for pilots to face

Frequent pre-monsoon storms or kalbaisakhi test the skill of pilots who are left with little time to prepare for a take-off or touch down, said pilots and aviation veterans at a seminar in the city on...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Business  /  Published 21.01.20

Airports fume

The Modi government’s airport privatisation plans could be hit if the move to restrict the sale of liquor in duty-free shops at airports is implemented, private airport operators association APAO sa...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 10.10.18

Airport body scan with privacy

Full-body X-ray scanners with new specifications factoring in privacy and cultural issues of Indian passengers will soon be installed at the country’s busiest airports, including in Calcutta, as par...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi


North East  /  Published 06.04.20

AAI to feed 500 families

The regional director (Northeast) of the Airports Authority of India, Sanjeev Jindal, on Monday said the AAI had identified 10 airports in the region where each would provide 5kg rice to 500 families ...
By Tanmoy Chakraborty in Agartala

North East  /  Published 03.03.20

Northeast airports on coronavirus alert

Airports in the Northeast have been put on alert for novel coronavirus following an advisory from the central government.The Airports Authority of India (AAI), with the help of the state governments c...
By Rokibuz Zaman in Guwahati

Business  /  Published 20.02.20

GMR airport stake sale

GMR Infrastructure Limited (GIL) has announced a strategic partnership with Groupe ADP for its airports business, the company said.GMR Infrastructure has signed a share purchase agreement pursuant to ...
By TT Bureau in New Delhi

Bihar  /  Published 16.10.18

Cong’s Rs 5-cr Puja Dhamaka

The Congress is offering everybody a “Puja Dhamaka”. It will give Rs 5 crore in prize money to anybody who can correctly name the 35 new airports Prime Minister Narendra Modi has built as well as ...
By Dev Raj in Patna

North East  /  Published 13.05.20

Touchless ticket system for Maharaja Bir Bikram airport

The Airports Authority of India (AAI) will introduce touchless ticket screening systems at Maharaja Bir Bikram (MBB) Airport here to avoid the spread of coronavirus.S. Haokip Jempu, the terminal manag...
By Tanmoy Chakraborty in Agartala


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