MUMBAI AIRPORTS

  • Check-in system crashes at Mumbai airport, flights delayed November 2, 2014

    Mumbai: The check-in system at terminal 1B of the domestic airport collapsed on Sunday due to crashing of the server resulting in flight delays for some time causing inconvenience to passengers. However, the system has now been restored and operations at the terminal are normal, a Mumbai International Airport Limited official...
  • Mumbai: 22 injured as SIA flight hit by turbulence October 19, 2014

    Mumbai: In a close shave, a packed super jumbo aircraft of Singapore Airlines with over 430 people on board was hit by sudden turbulence during descent, leaving eight passengers and 14 crew members injured. The Singapore-Mumbai plane, an A380 double-deck, had 408 passengers and 25 crew on board. The injured...
  • 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. ...
  • Rehabilitate slum dwellers near Mumbai airport: Centre to Maharashtra government September 11, 2014

    Mumbai: The Civil Aviation Ministry has said that it wants slum dwellers near the Mumbai Airport to be relocated. CNNIBN has accessed the letter written by the Ministry to the Maharashtra government. The state government has been asked to rehabilitate 90,000 slum dwellers living in close proximity to the airport. The...
  • Centre says India Ebolafree; 112 passengers who arrived from Liberia declared safe August 27, 2014

    New Delhi: The government clarified that none of the 112 passengers who returned from Liberia on Tuesday have Ebola. All of them were screened and found to be healthy except for one passenger who had fever and sore throat. That passenger has been isolated in the quarantine cum isolation facility...
  • Mumbai airport to screen passengers from Ebolahit Liberia August 25, 2014

    Mumbai: Elaborate precautionary arrangements have been put in place at the Mumbai Airport to screen the 112 stranded Indians, who are expected to arrive on Tuesday by various flights from and around the Ebolahit Liberia, authorities said on Monday. "As part of the tentative plan, the aircraft will be first taken...
  • AI Express passengers stranded at Mumbai airport for want of pilots July 13, 2014

    Mumbai: As many as 69 passengers of a Dohabound Air India Express flight from Mumbai were stranded because of nonavailability of pilots to operate the aircraft, a passenger said. Air India Express flight IX 243 was scheduled to take off for Doha at 3.55 pm on Saturday. However, it was...
  • Mumbai rains: Newlyconstructed international airport waterlogged July 12, 2014

    Mumbai: The annual monsoon misery has begun in Mumbai. Not just the city roads, waterlogging was seen at Mumbai's newly constructed international airport. Water entered the baggage screening area of the airport on Friday morning. Air India said that had it rained more, passengers' baggage could have been damaged. Waterlogging has...
  • 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. ...
  • First commercial super jumbo A380 flight to land in Delhi today May 30, 2014

    New Delhi: Singapore Airlines will become the first airline to start commercial operations of the world's largest passenger aircraft Airbus 380 in India on Friday. The airline will fly the A380 daily from Mumbai and Delhi. It is scheduled to land in Delhi after 8 pm on Friday evening. The...
  • 25 kg gold worth Rs 6.5 cr seized at Mumbai airport; 2 held May 11, 2014

    Mumbai: The Airport Intelligence Unit (AIU) of Mumbai Airport on Sunday arrested two passengers, in two different operations, on their arrival from Dubai and seized over 25 kg gold worth Rs 6.5 crore. This is the highest seizure of smuggled gold from the airport in a day, claimed Milind Lanjewar,...
  • FIR against Kejriwal, AAP members for causing disruptions at Mumbai airport March 13, 2014

    Mumbai: An FIR has been registered against AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal and his party members by the Mumbai Police for the chaos that ensued upon his visit to the city. The FIR has been filed at the airport police station under Section 188 of the Indian Penal Code for disobedience to...
  • Blackout at Mumbai Airport, passengers call it a security lapse March 13, 2014

    Mumbai: Mumbai's domestic airport faced a 15-minute black out on Wednesday after the Tata Power lines reportedly snapped around 2 pm during the day. An alternate power supply was arranged by Reliance along with a power back up but the power went off around 8 pm on Wednesday evening for...
  • Damage reported in United Airlines' plane, grounded at Mumbai airport February 21, 2014

    A Boeing 777 aircraft of American carrier United Airlines was grounded at Mumbai airport on Thursday night after engineers found that its right engine cover was badly damaged, official sources said on Friday. The aircraft, operating flight UA48 from Newark to Mumbai, arrived around 2200 hours on Thursday and the engineers...
  • 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...
  • Peacockthemed Mumbai airport a treat for art lovers January 10, 2014

    Mumbai: Built at a cost of Rs 5500 crore, Mumbai airport's longawaited swanky new terminal is a haven for art lovers. The fourfloor marvel that puts the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport on the world map has laid great focus on design and art. "If a person was to be blindfolded and...
  • PM inaugurates T2 terminal at Mumbai airport January 10, 2014

    Mumbai: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday inaugurated the newly built international terminal (T2) at Mumbai's Chatrapati Shivaji airport and said it marks the beginning of a fresh chapter in development of civil aviation industry. "This shows our ability to build world class infrastructure. The T2 is truly first class terminal,"...
  • 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...
  • Mumbai airport's new terminal with hitech facilities to be inaugurated today January 10, 2014

    Mumbai: Mumbai, the financial capital, can now boast of an airport at par with the best in the world. From gardens and fountains to multilevel car parks, the Terminal2 at GVK Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport has much to show off. The stateoftheart T2 is an integrated fourlevel terminal spread over...
  • 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. ...
  • Snapshot: Deepika's sister Anisha reaches Mumbai for New Year celebrations December 31, 2013

    Deepika Padukone has given four back to back hits in 2013 and the actress deserves a much needed break. And, what better way than to celebrate New Years with her family. Deepika's sister Anisha and mother Ujjala were spotted at the Mumbai airport and it seems the family is reuniting...
  • Decision to shut Mumbai airport's main runway for 8 hours on hold October 28, 2013

    Mumbai: The decision to shut main runway of Mumbai airport for 8 hours is awaiting clearance. The main runway is to be shutdown order to build two rapid exit taxiways. All airlines have then to reschedule their flights. A secondary runway has been planned but implementation proving difficult. The Juhu...
  • Mumbai airport's main runway to be shut for 8 hours till May 2014 October 28, 2013

    Mumbai: The main runway at the Mumbai airport will be shut for 8 hours a day starting from October 28 till May 2014 in order to build two rapid exit taxiways. All airlines have been told to reschedule their flights. A secondary runway has been planned but implementation proving difficult....
  • 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. ...
  • Should Indian airports be more sensitive towards the differently abled? July 12, 2013

    Mumbai: A woman on Friday said she was harassed at the Mumbai airport just last week. Suranjana Ghosh Akira was asked to take off her prosthetic leg and that meant she had to strip. Suranjana Ghose Akira would strike one as any young successful hardworking professional, which she is. She...
  • 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. ...