Calcutta Airport
West Bengal  /  Published 17.03.20

Airport screening for domestic passengers

The state health department on Tuesday started screening domestic passengers arriving at the city airport for coronavirus symptoms.Till Monday, only those arriving from abroad were being screened.“H...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 16.03.20

Virus watch list at airport expanded

All passengers arriving from seven countries affected by the novel coronavirus are being sent to the quarantine facility in New Town since early on Monday. Passengers from three more countries will be...
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 10.03.20

Airport sets up separate facilities

The Calcutta airport has segregated immigration counters and baggage belts for passengers arriving from coronavirus-affected countries.Officials said the process of identifying passengers from such co...
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 08.03.20

BRIEFS: Women ‘in charge’ of ATC

The control tower at Calcutta airport was operated by an all-woman team on Sunday as part of the Internaltional Women’s Day celebrations. A senior official of Calcutta airport’s air traffic contro...
By The Telegraph in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 20.11.19

Air fare takes wings on Test eve

The craze surrounding the pink ball India-Bangladesh Test at the Eden Gardens has sent airfares on the Dhaka-Calcutta route soaring.At 6pm on Wednesday, IndiGo was charging more than Rs 18,000 for fly...
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 09.11.19

Cyclone Bulbul: Operations at Calcutta airport to be suspended

Operations at the Calcutta airport, the busiest in eastern India, will be suspended for 12 hours beginning 6pm on Saturday due to Cyclone Bulbul, home ministry officials said. The severe cyclone is ex...
By PTI in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 04.02.20

Eat shoots and leave for Berlin

By TT Bureau in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 11.03.19

Pak impact on Calcutta airport

A part of the revenue has been bypassing the Calcutta airport since Pakistan closed its airspace in the aftermath of India’s air strike in Balakot.The diversion of the revenue is on account of Europ...
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 15.03.20

Travel questions answered

India has restricted the entry of foreign nationals till April 15 following the coronavirus outbreak. The visa-free travel facility of Overseas Citizens of India has also been suspended till April 15....
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 13.03.20

Coronavirus combat stepped up

Anyone above 60 or having a underlying condition such as diabetes or asthma and arriving at the Calcutta airport from a coronavirus-affected country will be quarantined at a government hospital in Bar...
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta


Download our latest App

to get update on the go...


Copyright © 2020 The Telegraph. All rights reserved.