Chennai Airport

Nine fishers return to Chennai after 19 months in Iran jail

Their fate took a turn for the worse on January 16, 2020 when they were caught by Iran Coast Guard for allegedly trespassing into their territorial waters.

published on : 5th October 2021

Car park, mall likely to open at Chennai airport on December 15 

The Multi-Level Car Parking (MLCP) complex at the airport will also house entertainment and shopping facilities.

published on : 5th October 2021

Revival mode: Jet Airways in talks with Chennai airport

Sources told TNIE that Jet Airways plans to begin with one night parking slot initially in Chennai as it plans to resume operations with six aircraft.

published on : 3rd October 2021

PTR stopped at Chennai airport by CISF staff for carrying two laptops

The Finance Minister who was bound for Thoothkudi, gave his bag for scanning at the domestic terminal.

published on : 1st October 2021

Bid to smuggle drugs foiled at Chennai airport

Chennai Air Customs seized four parcels having 4,180 tablets containing psychotropic substances and three parcels of ganja at Foreign Post Office.

published on : 26th September 2021

Attempt to smuggle gold worth Rs 1.33 crore foiled at Chennai airport

Chennai Air Customs arrested two persons and foiled their alleged attempt to smuggle 3.125 kg of gold worth Rs 1.33 crore at Chennai Airport. 

published on : 12th September 2021

Two taxiways commissioned to boost flight operations at Chennai airport

In a bid to increase operational capacity and enhance ease of operations, the Chennai Airport commissioned two new taxiways — Romeo and November.

published on : 10th September 2021

Rapid PCR test at Chennai Airport soon

Whole exercise to commence in two to three days; result within 13 minutes

published on : 29th July 2021

Rapid PCR test for international fliers at Chennai airport to give Covid report in 13 minutes

The RT-PCR test could be a major relief for Dubai-bound passengers, who were asked to undergo a rapid RT-PCR test four hours prior to departure.

published on : 28th July 2021

New ‘route map’ for Chennai airport

Director wants to Improve passenger amenities, ensure smooth operations during calamities

published on : 28th July 2021

Customs foils bid to smuggle gold via Chennai airport

Chennai Air Customs foiled a bid to smuggle gold worth Rs 31 lakh and arrested two persons at Chennai Airport on Saturday, according to a press release.

published on : 4th July 2021

Spiders ‘creep in’ from Poland, seized at Chennai airport

The parcel contained a thermocol box and in it were 107 small plastic vials wrapped in silver foil and cotton.

published on : 3rd July 2021

Two parcels containing MDMA pills seized from Chennai airport

Two postal parcels from The Netherlands and France containing 105 MDMA tablets worth Rs 5.25 lakh was seized by Chennai Air Customs at Foreign Post Office.

published on : 1st July 2021

Security at Chennai airport focus of two-day seminar

BCAS Regional Office, Chennai, was the first to conduct the Aviation Security Seminar at Chennai Airport on June 23.

published on : 26th June 2021

Bid to smuggle gold foiled at Chennai airport

The postal parcel which arrived from Dubai a few days ago was intercepted at FPO on suspicion.

published on : 11th May 2021
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