Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport

  • India's first double-decker flyover opens in Mumbai 18-04-2014 04:50 PM

    Mumbai: India's first double-decker flyover was opened for public use in this west coast megapolis and the country's commercial capital on Friday. The project - Santacruz-Chembur Link Road (SCLR) - will provide a critical east-west suburban link in the city and has slashed travel time from the earlier 90 minutes...
  • Delhi-bound Air India flight grounded in Paris over a spoiler snag 16-03-2014 03:30 PM

    New Delhi: A Delhi-bound Air India flight was grounded in Paris following a spoiler snag. 236 passengers were on board Air India's flight AI 142 which had to be grounded just when it was to take off from Paris CDG Airport on Saturday night as the aircraft's spoilers - speed...
  • With 189 passengers onboard, Dubai-bound Air India flight makes emergency landing 08-03-2014 11:29 PM

    A Dubai-bound Air India Express flight with 189 passengers onboard on Saturday made an emergency landing at the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport after it was diverted here due to technical issue. A spokesperson of the airline said all the passengers were safe and another aircraft was arranged to fly them...
  • Operations to start from Mumbai's T2 terminal on Feb 12 10-02-2014 10:55 PM

    Mumbai Airport on Monday said it is all geared up to commence international flight operations from the recently inaugurated T2 (Terminal 2) at the Chhatrapati Shivaji International airport from Wednesday. The transition of all international flights from the existing terminal to the T2 will begin with the arrival of the...
  • Manmohan Singh inaugurates new Terminal 2 at Mumbai airport 10-01-2014 06:14 PM

    Mumbai: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday inaugurated Terminal-2 at Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport in Mumbai. "Mumbai terminal will establish new global benchmarks. I compliment Mumbai International Airport Ltd. for building a state- of-the-art airport," Singh said. The new terminal has been built by GVK-led consortium and the cost of...
  • Mumbai airport's new terminal with hi-tech facilities to be inaugurated today 10-01-2014 09:48 AM

    Mumbai: Mumbai, the financial capital, can now boast of an airport at par with the best in the world. From gardens and fountains to multi-level car parks, the Terminal-2 at GVK Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport has much to show off. The state-of-the-art T2 is an integrated four-level terminal spread over...
  • Sneak peek: Mumbai airport's new Terminal-2 09-01-2014 02:19 PM

    The state-of-the-art T2 is an integrated four-level terminal spread over 4.39 lakh sq metres. Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is due to inaugurate the new Mumbai airport T2 terminal on Friday. ...
  • Air passenger arrested for attempting to smuggle in rough diamonds 21-08-2013 11:15 PM

    An Indian passenger has been arrested at the international airport in Mumbaifor allegedly trying to smuggle in 4.9 kg of rough diamonds valued at Rs 1 crore from the United Arab Emirates, a customs official said on Wednesday. Prashant Harsora had arrived from Sharjah on an Air Arabia Airline flight...
  • I was harassed for over 30 minutes at Mumbai airport, claims Suranjana Ghosh 12-07-2013 11:38 PM

    Suranjana Ghosh Aikara, who is an above the knee amputee, was asked to take off her prosthetic leg, which required her to strip, at Mumbai's Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport for security check. ...
  • Twitter reacts to Suranjana - amputee who was asked to take off her prosthetic leg at Mumbai airport 12-07-2013 09:54 PM

    Suranjana Ghosh Aikara, who is an above the knee amputee, was asked to take off her prosthetic leg, which required her to strip, at Mumbai's Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport for security check. ...
  • Amputee alleges harassment: Citizens say India not disabled friendly 12-07-2013 09:14 PM

    After a woman said she was asked to take off her prosthetic leg at Mumbai's Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport for security check, citizens are saying there should be a separate counter for disabled people to make the process more easy for them. ...
  • Amputee alleges harassment: Activists say need to sensitise CISF 12-07-2013 09:10 PM

    Suranjana Ghosh Aikara, who is an above the knee amputee, was asked to take off her prosthetic leg, which required her to strip, at Mumbai's Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport for security check. Suranjana was told that the metal detectors would be set off by the metal components of her artificial...
  • Mumbai: Diamonds worth Rs 3.91 crore go missing 19-05-2013 11:22 PM

    Mumbai: City police registered a case of theft after diamonds worth Rs 3.91 crore that were to be exported to Belgium went missing from Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport. According to the complaint, filed with Sahar Police, the complainant, who happens to be the employee of a diamond trading firm, sent...
  • Mumbai: Ranbir Kapoor detained, fined for customs violation 04-05-2013 02:41 PM

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Ranbir Kapoor was on Saturday detained and fined about Rs 60,000 on undeclared branded personal goods he was carrying at the Mumbai International airport, a customs official said. The 30-year-old actor was later let off. Ranbir, who landed at the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport on a British...
  • Diamonds not mine, claims Minissha Lamba 19-05-2011 05:40 PM

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Minissha Lamba who was detained at the airport on Wednesday for not declaring jewellery estimated to be worth Rs 35-50 lakhs, has claimed that the ornaments were for promotional purpose and do not belong to her. The 26-year-old, who was let off past midnight after being grilled...
  • Delta flight lands in Mumbai after bomb scare 05-11-2010 08:14 AM

    Mumbai: A Delta Airlines flight from Amsterdam with 244 passengers onboard made an emergency landing at the Mumbai airport following a bomb scare. The flight made the emergency landing after Delta staff in Amsterdam alerted authorities of suspicious material in the cargo hold of the aircraft. The flight was scheduled...
  • Passengers suffer as Mumbai airport gets face lift 24-09-2010 07:58 AM

    Mumbai: Even as the Mumbai airport is in the middle of a huge revamp, airport authorities have shut down the Instrument Landing System on its main runway - a vital system that provides electronic guidance to landing aircraft. With more than 650 flights taking off and landing from its cross-runways,...