Resumption of operations brings cheer among people of steel city
The 55-year-old Ratul Kumar Jakharia, who is posted at the Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport in Guwahati, walked the distance in 16 hours and 35 minutes.
In Uttar Pradesh, 12 airports/heliports were identified, whereas in smaller states like Arunachal Pradesh and Manipur, five heliports were approved.
Flight operation from Rourkela is important as the Steel City is all set to co-host the Men’s Hockey World Cup from January 13 to 29 next year.
Numbers go up from 55L in H1 2021-22 to 1.40 crore in first half of current FY
GMR Group is likely to take up the construction of the airport at Mamnoor after AAI clears the proposal
The airport has the equipment to scare the birds away but according to airport officials, the birds get accustomed to it and it does not evoke fear in them any longer.
The statutory body says it has been awaiting a response from State government since June 2021.
A three-member team from IDCO on Wednesday visited the proposed Sri Jagannath Greenfield International airport site at Giral village alongside the Puri-Brahmagiri road to review feasibility.
State-owned AAI, which is in the red mainly after the impact of the coronavirus pandemic, is expected to post a loss of Rs 800-900 crore in the 2021-22 fiscal.
The AAI had in 2020 put SpiceJet on a "cash and carry" basis as the carrier was unable to clear its previous dues.
A SpiceJet flight from Belagavi to Delhi suffered a bird-hit at Belagavi airport on Monday morning.
In 2021-22, the number of people who travelled to and from Tirupati airport rose by 47% on year.
The tournament is scheduled for January 2023.
Based on the complaint by Congress official Shakir Sanadi, the police in Hubballi lodged a First Information Report late on Thursday.
A blame game has erupted between the Airports Authority of India and budget carrier IndiGo, over a woman passenger falling off her wheelchair at the Lucknow airport on Saturday night.