Kochi Airport

Deluge: CIAL and Kochi Metro are major insurance claimants

Decline in vehicle sales in the country has adversely affected motor vehicle insurance companies.

published on : 7th July 2019

CIAL net up 7% to Rs 167 crore

The board of directors, which met in Kochi with the Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan at the chair, has proposed a dividend of 27 per cent to the investors.

published on : 30th June 2019

Curbs on phone use by Customs officers at airports on cards

Restrictions planned as many were found having contacts with smugglers helping them bring in gold through the airports with ease  

published on : 30th June 2019

Early check-in at Kochi airport from today

The CIAL has requested all the passengers to make use of this facility to avoid last-minute rush at the security hall.

published on : 25th June 2019

Over 2 kg of gold seized at Kochi airport

The Customs Air Intelligence (AIU) unit seized more than 2 kg of gold in two separate incidents at the Cochin International Airport Limited (CIAL) on Saturday.

published on : 23rd June 2019

CBI raids residences of accused in Kochi airport gold smuggling case

The CBI on Friday carried out searches at the houses of three persons, including a Customs havildar who was facilitating gold smuggling through Cochin International Airport.

published on : 4th May 2019

Woman held for smuggling gold at Kochi airport

The officers became suspicious during body frisking and after detailed examination found the commuter with gold concealed inside her undergarments.

published on : 6th April 2019

Malayali expat to sue national carrier Air India for returning pet felines to Saudi Arabia

Though Suresh Kumar had completely observed all formalities, Air India for returning his two white pet Persian cats to Saudi Arabia from Nedumbassery airport.

published on : 4th April 2019

Two-fold spike in gold, foreign currency seizure at Kochi airport

Customs Department data shows as many as 166.961 kg gold worth Rs 52. 46 crore was seized from CIAL in the just-concluded financial year.

published on : 3rd April 2019

Kochi airport: Terminal-1 departure is operational

The Central Industrial Security Force had taken up the security of T1 by 9:30 am on Thursday and the check-in migration process was completed by 11 am.

published on : 22nd March 2019

'Am I carrying a bomb': IndiGo offloads Kerala man over remark at Kochi Airport

IndiGo Airlines confirmed the incident occurred at Chennai Airport about 1930 hours during Secondary Ladder Point Security (SLPC) of the Indigo flight 6E-582 from Cochin to Bhubaneswar.

published on : 6th March 2019

Question paper leak kingpin nabbed at Kochi Airport, 150 now in net

Police arrested Anil Francis, 31, from Kochi Airport when he was trying to escape to Dubai after he learnt that police were on his trail.

published on : 5th February 2019

Rs 15 crore project to avoid flooding at Kochi Airport

CIAL has initiated the tender process for the project that includes constructing a second diversionary channel at Chengalthodu, at the northern part of the runway.

published on : 8th January 2019

Sabarimala: Cochin International Airport authorities reviewing situation as protest continues

The airport witnessed an unprecedented protest at 4.45 am as activist Trupti Desai arrived at the airport for Sabarimala pilgrimage.

published on : 16th November 2018

Venomous snake found in passenger's bag at Kochi airport

The CISF personnel identified the reptile as an Indian Krait, a venomous species.

published on : 12th November 2018