Airport jubilee celebrations committee to organize 2 -day national convention

Tuesday, August 9th, 2011
Airport jubilee celebrations committee

Mangalore : As a part of  the airport’s diamond jubilee celebrations, the committee will hold 2-day national conference titled ‘Indian Aviation and Tourism – Opportunities, Challenges, and New Directions’ at the old terminal building of Mangalore Airport on Aug 21 – 22. Speaking at a press meet held at press club on Aug 8, Monday, […]

B S Yeddyurappa inaugurated Various Programmes in Mangalore

Friday, April 29th, 2011

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BIAL to be named as Kempegowda Airport

Tuesday, March 8th, 2011

Bangalore: The Karnataka Govt. has agreed to rename the Devanahali (Bangalore) International Airport after Magadi Kempegowda, the founder of Bangalore. It was a long pending demand that the Cabinet accepted today, sources said. The recommendation goes to the Centre for final approval. A delegation led by CM would go to Delhi to seek “Special Status” […]

Pilot Zlatko held responsible for Bajpe air crash

Wednesday, November 17th, 2010
Bajpe air crash

Mangalore: The May 22 Boeing aircraft loss of 150 lives has been finally laid at the door of senior pilot, a foreigner from UK, Zlatko Glusica, who died with a co-pilot, 2 air hostesses, 2 stewards and 144 passengers out of 158 of whom 8 were miraculously saved at the Bajpe (Mangalore) airport. The final […]

KCCI demands establishment of Air Cargo Complex at Airport in a month

Tuesday, November 9th, 2010
G G Mohandas Prabhu, president of KCCI

Mangalore : In a meeting held at Kanara Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) G G Mohandas Prabhu, president of KCCI said that there need for an air cargo complex in Mangalore; since a study conducted showed to have good potential oversees for the goods taken from Mangalore, especially in the Gulf countries. He urged […]

Paperazzi in a tiff with Police: CM intervenes and apologizes.

Monday, August 23rd, 2010
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Mangalore: On Monday, CM Yeddyurappa had a busy day with continuous travel and programmes all over the coastal city once he arrived in Kenjaru this morning. But two constables and a Kannada news channel reporter got in to arguments at the air terminal as Bajpe station PSI Shyamsunder had issued his instructions to the policemen […]

Vasudeva to take charge as director of Mangalore Airport

Sunday, July 11th, 2010
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Mangalore :  The Director of Coimbatore Airport M. R. Vasudeva, who played the lead role in runway construction and Rs 260 crore projects including the new integrated terminal building (NITB) has been re- appointed as the director of Mangalore Airport. According to the sources, Mr. Vasudeva will take charge as the director on Wednesday. The […]