Juhu Airport

  • Security loopholes at Juhu airport despite threat June 25, 2012

    Mumbai: Juhu airport in Mumbai is the nerve centre of helicopter and small aircraft operations in Western India. Intelligence Bureau terror alerts last year warned the airport could provide a launch pad for terror attacks on the city. But despite urgent alerts by the intelligence bureau, CNN-IBN finds glaring loopholes...
  • Mumbai airport's runway safety report bogus? May 15, 2012

    Mumbai: Even as aviation authorities are making a bid to revive the Juhu aerodrome, certain officials, it appears, are taxiing in the opposite direction. MiD DAY is in possession of documents that indicate an unholy nexus between some Airports Authority of India (AAI) bigwigs and the builders’ lobby, endeavouring to...
  • Plan to decongest Mumbai airport hits roadblock January 12, 2011

    Mumbai: Plans by Airports Authority of India to decongest the busy Mumbai airport by moving all helicopter operations to the nearby Juhu airport have hit a roadblock. With helicopter operations as well as fixed wing operations moving here, serious questions are being raised about this airport's ability to cope with increased...
  • Plane crashlands at Juhu airport October 13, 2006

    Mumbai: A beachcraft plane with five passengers onboard on Friday crashlanded at the Juhu airport here after experiencing engine trouble. Crew and all five passengers were safe, airport sources said. The small aircraft, owned by the Container Movement Transport Pvt Ltd, took off from the Juhu airport to Vadodara and soon encountered...