Mumbai airport to re-open terminal 1 on phases

The Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International AIrport (CSMIA) at Mumbai will re-open its Terminal 1 (T1) for flight operations starting tomorrow (Oct 13, 2021). The opening will be done in phases with all domestic flights of Go First and Star Air shifting with immediate effect. This will be followed by flights of AirAsia India and Trujet … Continue reading Mumbai airport to re-open terminal 1 on phases

Pune airport to be closed for all operations starting Oct 16, 2021

Pune is the largest city in India without a dedicated airport Current airport is a civilian enclave at defense airport Pune Airport - one of the top 10 in the country by domestic air traffic, will be shutting down for all operations from October 16, 2021 to October 29, 2021. The 14 day closure is … Continue reading Pune airport to be closed for all operations starting Oct 16, 2021

Ahmedabad airport to be shut for 9 hours daily for 122 days

The Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport (IATA: AMD) at Ahmedabad will be shut for 9 hours each day from January 03, 2022, to May 31, 2022 for nine hours daily, says a new NOTAM (Notice to Airmen). The airport had recently commissioned additional bays. The airport had earlier issued a NOTAM for closure from November … Continue reading Ahmedabad airport to be shut for 9 hours daily for 122 days

Civil aviation minister writes to states to expedite 1900 acres of land acquisition to ensure airport expansion

Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia has started writIng to Chief Minister’s of various states as per a release from Press Information Bureau. The main agenda is to request the Chief Minister's to expedite land acquisition. In Phase 1, he spoke to CM's of five states. The five states are Andhra Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Bihar … Continue reading Civil aviation minister writes to states to expedite 1900 acres of land acquisition to ensure airport expansion

Indian government owned airports need better social media strategy

India was fast pacing towards being the top three market in aviation, until COVID-19 hit and put spanner in the plans. What happens on the other side of the pandemic is anybody’s guess but the pandemic period could well be utilised to get our house in order. Indian airports are unique! Private greenfield ones (Kochi, … Continue reading Indian government owned airports need better social media strategy