MUMBAI AIRPORT

  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories September 11, 2014

    Bullet News is CNNIBN's nonstop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey September 11, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: 200 dead, lakhs rescued, over 6 lakhs still stranded in J&K floods September 11, 2014

    Even as relief and rescue teams evacuated around one lakh people and shifted them to safe shelters in the flood hit Kashmir Valley, there are many stranded people who are reluctant to leave their homes. ...
  • Incessant rain leads to water logging at Mumbai airport July 11, 2014

    Incessant rain for the past two days has led to water logging in several parts of Mumbai. Water logging was seen at Mumbai's newly constructed international airport. Water entered the baggage screening area of the airport in the morning. The rains have exposed the facilities at the newly constructed airport. ...
  • Inside Mumbai's airport terminal: First look of the new gateway January 11, 2014

    Here is the first look of Mumbai's new airport terminal 'T2'. Chairman of the GVK group, GVK Reddy, which has built the terminal, said that it was a daunting task to build the new gateway. The new terminal has been built by GVKled consortium and the cost of building it...
  • News 360: US jury indicts, Devyani returns to India January 10, 2014

    In just over an hour from now, Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade will return to India after being charged for visa fraud and making false statements. But the diplomatic tussle is far from over with Delhi asking Washington to withdraw one of its diplomats in what is being seen as a...
  • Mumbai Airport gets a new gateway, Terminal 2 to be inaugurated today January 10, 2014

    Here are some of the details of Terminal 2 of the Mumbai International Airport, that has been built by GVKled consortium. Cost of building the terminal is close to Rs 5,500 crore. It has been designed by New York's Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP (SOM) who have...
  • Sneak peek: Mumbai airport's new Terminal2 January 9, 2014

    The stateoftheart T2 is an integrated fourlevel terminal spread over 4.39 lakh sq metres. Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is due to inaugurate the new Mumbai airport T2 terminal on Friday. ...
  • Should sensitivity towards differently abled at airports be compromised with safety? July 13, 2013

    After Suranjana Ghosh Aikra told how she was harassed at the Mumbai airport just last week and was asked to take off her prosthetic leg and that meant she had to strip, Bhagyam Arvind narrates the same ordeal. ...
  • Woman asked to remove her prosthetic leg before boarding flight in Mumbai July 12, 2013

    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. ...
  • Passengers bearing the brunt of the Kingfisher crisis February 22, 2012

    14 flights from Mumbai, 4 out of Delhi and 10 from Bangalore have been cancelled on Thursday. ...
  • BJP demands sacking of Goa minister Babush Monserrate April 7, 2011

    Goa state minister Babush Monserrate is caught in a new controversy. This time, for being held at the Mumbai airport with foreign exchange over and above the legal limit. ...
  • Mumbai Airport gets Surface Movement Radar December 17, 2010

    A system to monitor ground traffic at the airport and also crucial to avert near misses is all set to be commissioned. ...
  • Runway work disrupts flights at Mumbai November 16, 2010

    The main runaway of the Mumbai airport has been partially shut down between 9:00 am to 5:00 PM everyday, thereby delay flights both to and from the city. Onground congestion due to the construction work on the tarmac here, coupled with the fact that the rapid exit taxiways are not...
  • Two planes collide at Mumbai airport October 23, 2010

    In a major scare at Mumbai airport, the wing of a Jet Airways aircraft brushed against the tail fin of a Kingfisher plane just as it was pushing back for takeoff in the wee hours of Saturday morning. As the leftwing of Muscatbound Jet flight grazed the Kingfisher tail fin adjacent...
  • No green signal to Navi Mumbai airport yet September 29, 2010

    The expert committee on environment asked for 3 alternative sites to be looked into. CNNIBN has accessed the minutes of the meeting held last week. ...
  • Watch India@9 with Rajdeep Sardesai September 29, 2010

    Get the day's top news with CNNIBN EditorinChief Rajdeep Sardesai on India at 9. ...
  • Mumbai airport struggles with air traffic July 21, 2010

    Earlier, the plan to build another airport in Navi Mumbai was shelved due to environmental concerns. ...
  • Can aviation safety council ensure safer skies? June 4, 2010

    A new air safety council maybe in place, but the danger in the skies lies on the ground. Nowhere is this clearer than at the country's busiest airport, Mumbai. The airport is now perhaps the country's most dangerous, with the number of near misses increasing alarmingly. CNNIBN has found that...
  • CJ questions airport development authorities September 15, 2009

    Mumbai: A Supreme Court judgement has brought the development versus people debate back in the spotlight. The apex court has stayed a Bombay High Court order that allowed the razing down of a 400yearold cemetery for expansion of the Mumbai airport. CJ Dolphy D'Souza is not impressed by the move....
  • Alert pilots avert air disaster in Mumbai airport June 1, 2009

    Over 200 lives were put to risk when on Sunday when two planes reportedly tried to take off at the same time from Mumbai's international airport. ...
  • Nick of time: Pilots avert collision at Mumbai Airport May 31, 2009

    Several hundred passengers in two aircraft had a close shave at Mumbai airport on Sunday morning when two aircraft on intersecting runways were given takeoff clearances at the same time by the AirTraffic Control (ATC). According to initial reports alert pilots averted a disaster by aborting the take off. ...
  • CJ relives Mumbai airport near miss February 10, 2009

    A possible disaster was averted on Thursday at the Mumbai airport when an IAF helicopter of President Pratibha Patil's fleet landed on the runway that was to be used by an Air India plane, forcing the aircraft pilot to abort the take off at the last minute. CNNIBN Citizen Journalist...
  • Watch: Who is Avinash Bhosale? May 28, 2007

    A top builder in Pune, Avinash Bhosale was arrested and later released for Customs offence. CNNIBN correspondent Shilpa Dhamija gives you a snapshot of the man, his business and his life. ...