NSC BOSE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

  • Smoke detected from Air India flight at Kolkata airport, all 133 passengers safe November 29, 2014

    Kolkata: An Air India fight had a closed shave when smoke was detected from the wheels at the Kolkata airport on Saturday. The rear tyres of a Dibrugarh-Kolkata Air India flight deflated when the aircraft was taxying after landing at NSC Bose International Airport. All the 133 passengers were safe and had...
  • 11 Chinese detained at Kolkata airport for illegally carrying sandalwood December 5, 2013

    Kolkata:Eleven Chinese nationals have been held at Kolkata airport on Thursday for illegally carrying 270 kg of sandalwood. The Chinese nationals were detained at the NSC Bose International Airport with the cargo worth about Rs 2.7 lakh. But customs officials say the price of sandalwood is many times over in China. All...
  • Kolkata: Emirates flight makes emergency landing June 9, 2013

    Kolkata: A Kuala Lumpurbound Emirates aircraft with 144 passengers on board on Sunday landed in emergency conditions in Kolkata after it was forced to return about an hour after take off due to suspected engine problem. The aircraft landed safely at NSC Bose International Airport, airport sources said. The flight took...
  • Cracks in windscreen, plane makes priority landing September 18, 2011

    Kolkata: A Port BlairKolkata Air India flight made a priority landing in Sunday after its wind screen developed cracks shortly before touching down, airport sources said. Air India's flight AI788 with 59 passengers on board took off from Port Blair on scheduled time at 8.15 am. But shortly before landing at...
  • Jet Lite plane makes emergency landing, all passengers safe November 18, 2009

    Kolkata: Around 150 passengers and four crew members of a Jet Lite flight had a narrow escape on Tuesday when the aircraft was hit by a bird soon after takeoff from the airport in Kolkata and had to make an emergency landing, airport sources said. Airport sources said the pilot of...
  • Air India flight takes off without 25 passengers September 19, 2009

    Kolkata: A Port Blair bound Air India flight on Saturday took off from Kolkata, leaving behind 25 passengers with confirmed tickets as the airbus did not have the capacity to provide required seats to them. "The incident took place today (Saturday) morning when IC 287 had to take off without 25...