Finnair adds second destination in India, to start flights to Mumbai this July

Finnair – Finland’s flag carrier airline – has added Mumbai as a new destination in Summer 2022 and announced scheduled services between Mumbai and Helsinki starting July 2022. The new launch makes Mumbai its second destination in India. The airline has been operating to New Delhi from Helsinki since October 2006. The airline started operations … Continue reading Finnair adds second destination in India, to start flights to Mumbai this July

One handbag rule – potential to make money for some, lose money for others

Last week (Jan 21, 2022), the DG - CISF (Central Industrial Security Force) wrote to Bureau of Civil Aviation Security (BCAS) requesting for reminding airlines to strictly enforce the one hand bag per passenger rule, which is a two decade old rule. This comes on the back of long queues at security, especially at major … Continue reading One handbag rule – potential to make money for some, lose money for others

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

Mumbai airport to consolidate operations at Terminal 2

The Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport (CSMIA) at Mumbai seems to be reverting back to single terminal operations. The airport had re-activated its Terminal 1 (T1) for flight operations effective March 10, 2021. T1 was closed for operations from March 25, 2020 when India went into a lockdown. While subsequently domestic air operations re-started on … Continue reading Mumbai airport to consolidate operations at Terminal 2

Mumbai airport to resume domestic operations from Terminal 1, IndiGo flights split between terminals

The Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International AIrport (CSMIA) at Mumbai will re-open its Terminal 1 (T1) for flight operations starting tomorrow (March 10, 2021). India headed into a total lockdown last year with the last flights landing on March 24, 2020. While domestic aviation has restarted on May 25, 2020, it has been gradual with government … Continue reading Mumbai airport to resume domestic operations from Terminal 1, IndiGo flights split between terminals