Mangalore airport to change its name as ‘Mangaluru International Airport’

Thursday, November 3rd, 2022

Mangaluru : The airport authority of India (AAI) has issued an official aeronautical information publication (AIP) supplement stating the change of city and airport name from Mangalore to Mangaluru with effect from December 1. The AIP supplement said the purpose is to officially inform all stakeholders regarding the name change for Mangalore Airport and Mangalore […]

HC dismisses plea against leasing out Mangaluru airport to Adani group

Tuesday, September 21st, 2021
Mangalore Airport

Mangaluru : The High Court of Karnataka has dismissed a public interest litigation (PIL) petition questioning the Union government’s decision to hand over Mangaluru International Airport to Adani Enterprises Ltd. for operation, maintenance and development. The Airports Authority of India (AAI) has followed the most transparent process in leasing out airports. This airport has not […]

Adani group of company takes over management of Mangaluru International Airport

Saturday, October 31st, 2020
Adani Mangaluru

Mangaluru : The management of the Mangalore International airport was taken over by Adani group of company on Saturday October 31. The Adani group has taken over the management of the airport from the midnight of Friday, October 30. The official handover process is going to take place on Saturday, October 31. A MoU to […]

Mangalore Airport to be handed over Adani group from Oct 31

Friday, October 23rd, 2020
Mangalore Airport

Mangaluru : Adani Group will take over the operations at the Mangalore Airport on October 31, clearing the decks for its further development through the public-private-partnership mode. The Airports Authority of India, which currently operates the airport, signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Adani Mangalore Airport Limited for provision of reserved services once the handover […]

MIA is fastest growing airport in S India

Wednesday, April 18th, 2018

Mangaluru: The Airports Authority of India’s Mangaluru International Airport (MIA) is emerging as one of the fastest growing airports in southern India. MIA has seen a 30% growth of passenger traffic since the last one year. The number passengers handled in this airport has gone up to 23.4 lakh during 2017-18 as against 17.5 lakh […]

Mangaluru airport is cleanest in the country

Monday, April 2nd, 2018

Mangaluru: The Mangalore International Airport (IXE) has been adjudged the cleanest airport in the country. In a survey that was conducted across 53 airports in the country, the AAI had inspected terminals, parking lot, toilets, commercial set ups, customer lounge. Based on the reports, IXE won awards for being the cleanest airport in the country. […]

MIA ranked third in customer satisfaction as per AAI survey

Saturday, October 15th, 2016

Mangaluru: As per a survey conducted by Airports Authority of India, Mangaluru International Airport has received 4.72 on a scale of 5 with regard to customer satisfaction. Airports Authority of India conducts the Customer Satisfaction Survey through an external agency at 52 Airports owned by AAI and Mangaluru International Airport is one of the Airports […]

Equipment directing aero planes to be installed at Mangaluru International Airport

Saturday, September 10th, 2016

Mangaluru: Mangaluru International Airport under the Airports Authority of India (AAI) will provide air navigation services to aero planes with more sophisticated equipment. The modern equipment being installed at this airport now would provide enhanced safe navigation services to flights. The total revamp of air navigational services equipment would cost approximately around Rs 18 crore […]

Extension of additional taxiway at airport gets AAI approval

Thursday, June 16th, 2016

Mangaluru : Mangaluru International Airport will have a long additional taxiway as the Board of the Airports Authority of India (AAI) has approved the extension of the taxiway being built now. Taxiway is the stretch or the track connecting the runway with the apron (parking stand for aircrafts) in the terminal building. Aircraft use the […]

Ashok Lavasa, Secretary of MOCA inaugurates the Airport Operations Control Centre

Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014
Ashok Lavasa, Secretary of MOCA inaugurates the Airport Operations Control Centre

Bangalore :Sh. Ashok Lavasa, IAS, Secretary Ministry of Civil Aviation (MOCA), Govt. of India formally inaugurated the Airport Operations Control Centre (AOCC) and Data Centre at the Chennai Airport in presence of the officials from Airports Authority of India (AAI), representatives of NIIT Technologiesand their partners who executed the contract. This implementation is a part […]