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Snowfall Hits Traffic At Kashmir Airport, At Least 10 Flights Cancelled, Several Delayed

Jan 08, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

"Due to continuous snowfall and low visibility, no flight operations have taken place at the Srinagar airport so far this morning," they said.

NEWSFLASH: PM Modi Unveils New Terminal Building Of Maharaja Bir Bikram Airport In Agartala

Jan 04, 2022 PTI

Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurates new terminal building of Maharaja Bir Bikram Airport in Agartala built at a cost of Rs 3,400 crore.


COVID-19: Delhi Health Minister says rise in cases due to international flights coming in

The national capital on Tuesday registered a massive spike in daily COVID-19 with 496 fresh cases, the highest since June 4, while the positivity rate also rose to 0.89 percent along with one fatality.

Centre Claims Of Not Receiving Any Request From Tamil Nadu On Including Chennai Airport As Embarkation Point For Hajj

Dec 02, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Minister Naqvi said, a Haj Review Meeting was held in the Minority Affairs Ministry on October 22 with the Ambassador of India to Saudi Arabia, Consul General in Jeddah, officials from the External Affairs, Civil Aviation and Health Ministries and representatives from airlines.


Thousands Flock For Noida Airport's Foundation Laying Event

Thousands of people, including women and children, on Thursday reached Jewar amid heavy security as Prime Minister Narendra Modi is slated to lay the foundation stone for the Noida International Airport.

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23 November, 2021

Prime Minister Modi To Lay Foundation Stone Of Noida International Airport On November 25

Outlook Web Desk

The airport will develop a Ground Transportation Centre that will feature a multi-modal transit hub, housing metro and high-speed rail stations, taxi, bus services and private parking, according to the PMO.


11 November, 2021

Himachal Pradesh: Mandi Airport To Get A Push As Jai Ram Thakur Picks Up Flagship Projects After Bypoll Set Back

Ashwani Sharma

Back in action to recover lost ground, Thakur has decided to give a fresh push to his flagship project – the Mandi greenfield airport.


22 October, 2021

Delhi-Bound Flight Diverted To MP After Passenger Falls Sick Mid-Air, Dies At Airport

Outlook Web Desk

The incident occurred on a Delhi-bound Vistara flight on Thursday evening when flyer Manoj Kumar Agrawal suddenly complained of breathlessness and fainted on the flight.


20 October, 2021

PM Modi Inaugurates Kushinagar International Airport, Says 'New Energy' In Aviation Sector

Outlook Web Desk

Kushinagar is the final resting place of Gautama Buddha where he attained Mahaparinirvana after his death and is among the most important pilgrim spots for Buddhists.


18 October, 2021

Kushinagar International Airport Sets Expectations Soaring

Bharat Singh

Tourism & hospitality sectors set to boom in UP after the opening of the airport. Inbound tourism likely to increase by 15 per cent with its opening


18 October, 2021

PM Modi To Inaugurate Kushinagar International Airport Today

Sharmila Bhowmick

The event will be attended by the President of Sri Lanka Gotabaya Rajapaksa and a 125-member delegation which will include 110 Buddhist monks.


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04 October, 2021

Lakhimpur Kheri Violence: Lucknow Airport Told To Bar Chattisgarh CM From Entering, Akhilesh Yadav Detained

Outlook Web Desk

In light of the recent violence in Lakhimpur Kheri of Uttar Pradesh, Akhilesh Yadav has been detained, Chattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel and Punjab's Deputy Chief Minsiter Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa have been barred from not entering into the state.


18 August, 2021

US Families Adopting Afghan Children Struggle To Get Kids Out Amid Taliban Resurgence

Associated Press (AP)

Bahaudin Mujtaba and Lisa, a couple from Florida had hoped to finally bring the 10-year-old Afghan boy they’re adopting to their home. However, with the collapse of the Afghan government, the couple is desperately trying to get the boy, Noman, on a flight out of Kabul.


16 August, 2021

First Czech Flight Evacuates Personnel From Kabul

Associated Press (AP)

The flight included Czech nationals, the Afghan staffers at the Czech embassy, and Afghan interpreters who helped the Czech armed forces during NATO missions together with their families.


16 August, 2021

New Airports Being Constructed At Unprecedented Speed, Says PM; Here’s Full List Of Upcoming Airports

Outlook Web Bureau

Under the regional connectivity scheme UDAN, financial incentives from the Centre, state governments and airport operators are extended to selected airlines to encourage operations from unserved and underserved airports, and keep airfares affordable.


12 August, 2021

Mishap Averted! Petrol-Filled Bottle Hurled Towards Runway At Mumbai Airport

Outlook Web Bureau

The CISF official immediately alerted the security control room of the Chhatrapati Shivaji International airport following which a bomb detection and disposal team was rushed to check the spot.


14 July, 2021

Adani Group Takes Over Management Of Mumbai Airport

PTI

The Group last August had announced that it would acquire GVK Group's stake in Mumbai airport.


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13 June, 2021

In A First In 15 Months, Number Of Daily US Air Travellers Breaches 2 Million Mark

Associated Press (AP)

The Transportation Security Administration announced Saturday that 2.03 million travelers were screened at airport checkpoints on Friday.


Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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