First phase of Haj tour inaugurated by Minister Roshan Baig

Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016
Haj tour

Mangaluru: Minister for Infrastructure Development, Information and Haj, Roshan Baig inaugurated the first phase of Haj pilgrim’s tour organised by the Haj Management Committee, on Wednesday at Bajpe airport old terminal. Speaking on the occasion Minister said that the government has a proposal of constructin a Haj Bavan in the district which should be used for […]

Mangalore Air crash remembered ; memorial still not in sight

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013
Mangalore Air crash

Mangalore : Today, May 22, 2013,  it is exactly three years since the Air India Express flight from Dubai crashlanded at Kenjar near the Bajpe airport in Mangalore on May 22, 2010. Three years on, memories of the worst ever tragedy continue to haunt the families of the deceased, while some are still continuing their […]

A-310 Airbus lands in Mangalore; allays safety fears of Bajpe Airport

Friday, September 28th, 2012
airbus 310

Mangalore : It was a momentous occasion for the Mangalore airport on September 28, Friday when Airbus A-310, a Portugal made aircraft landed on the runway, allaying all notions that the tabletop airport was unsafe for large aircrafts. The Airbus A-310 weighing 1.40 lakh kilo grams has a cargo compartment to which the baggage can […]

Air India flight from Dubai diverted to Kochi

Thursday, August 23rd, 2012
Air India flight

Mangalore : An Air India Express Flight from Dubai which was scheduled to land at Bajpe Airport at 6.30 am on Thursday was diverted to Kochi, due to poor visibility conditions at the airport. The visibility was just 100 meters, Airport Director Vasudeva  said. He has also said all the 150 passnegers on board have […]

Gadkari blames Central Govt. economic policies for the price rise

Sunday, January 16th, 2011

Mangalore : Gadkari, the national president of the Bharatiya Janatha Party (BJP), said that the central government’s economic policies and the administrative system are responsible for the hike in the prices of petrol and other essential commodities. He was addressing reporters at Bajpe Airport on Jan 16, Sunday. Revealing that this is the third time […]

Launch of Mangalore’s Tallest Skyscraper ‘planet sks’

Saturday, December 11th, 2010

Mangalore : A Rs.150 Crore mega eco-housing project which is sure to change the sky line of Mangalore will be launched on 4.25 acres of green environs off NH 17 near Kadri Park in City on Wednesday. According to Mr. Shashi Kiran Shetty, Chairman and Managing Director of SKS Netgate Pvt Ltd, the promoters, the […]