1.163 kg gold seized at Mangaluru International Airport

Monday, June 27th, 2022
Gold MIA

Mangaluru : Customs officials at the Mangaluru International Airport seized gold is valued at Rs 60.24 lakhs from a male passenger. Gold of 24-carat purity weighing 1.163 kg was seized from a male passenger hailing from Kasaragod. The passenger had arrived from Dubai on Indigo flight 6E1102 which landed at MIA on June 26. The […]

Mangaluru International Airport observes 8th International Yoga Day

Tuesday, June 21st, 2022
Airport Yoga

Mangaluru: In celebration of the 8th International Yoga Day (IDY) on 21st June, 2022, Mangaluru International Airport, encouraged airport teams and over 80 stakeholders to be led in a morning dedicated to mindfulness and meditation. Yoga — a spiritual practice mentioned in ancient Indian scriptures thousands of years ago, is now taught and performed worldwide. […]

Smuggled gold worth Rs 1.36 crore seized at Mangaluru International Airport

Wednesday, June 15th, 2022

Mangaluru : The customs officials at Mangaluru International Airport seized Gold weighing 2.649 kg and worth Rs 1.36 crore which were being smuggled by two passengers who arrived by a flight from Dubai to Mangaluru. In the first case gold worth Rs 86.69 lakh and weighing 1.684 were found concealed in the undergarment and sanitary […]

MIA bags Integrated Management Systems at one go

Tuesday, June 14th, 2022

Mangaluru: Mangaluru International Airport, the second busiest airport in Karnataka and coastal Karnataka’s GatewayToGoodness, has bagged integrated management systems (IMS) comprising of ISO 9001:2015 (Quality Management system), ISO 14001:2015 (Environment Management System) and ISO 45001:2018 (Occupational Health and Safety – OH&S) management system at one go. This certification follows a formal two stages of audit […]

MIA captivates young minds of with Special Aviation Awareness Programme (SAAP) 2022

Tuesday, June 7th, 2022

Mangaluru: The Mangaluru International Airport played host to the best young minds of this coastal city at the special aviation awareness programme (SAAP) 2022. Aimed at engaging student population of this coastal city and enhance aviation awareness among them, MIA invited 38 students and 3 teachers from Canara High School (CBSE) to kickstart this new […]

Customs officials seized Rs 37.7 lakh worth gold at MIA

Friday, May 6th, 2022
Customs officials seized Rs 37.7 lakh worth gold at MIA

Mangaluru: Customs officials at the Mangaluru International Airport seized 116.5g and 732g of 24 ct purity gold, valued at Rs 6 lakh and Rs 37.7 lakh, respectively in two separate cases of gold smuggling on Thursday. The 116.5g of gold was seized from a passenger arriving from Dubai. The gold was smuggled in the form […]

New parking for two-wheelers inaugurated at Mangaluru International Airport

Tuesday, April 5th, 2022
MIA-two-wheeler parking

Mangaluru : The Mangaluru International Airport in its continued endeavour to prioritize safety and security of stakeholders, has introduced a new parking area for two-wheeler vehicles. Located adjacent to the roundabout near the entrance to the airport, the parking facility spread across an area of 690sqmt accommodates 130 two-wheelers. With this the airport now offers […]

Aditya Rao sentenced to 25 years imprisonment in Mangaluru Airport bomb explosives case

Wednesday, March 16th, 2022
Adity Rao

Mangaluru : The Fourth Additional Magistrate on Wednesday sentenced 25 years imprisonment and a fine of Rs. 10 thousand to Aditya Rao who was found guilty of placing explosives at the Mangaluru International Airport in January 2020. He was sentenced under sections of the UAPA and Explosives Act. The police had found a low-intensity improvised explosive […]

Medical student returns from war-torn Ukraine to Mangaluru

Thursday, March 3rd, 2022

Mangaluru : A third year medical student who was stranded in war-torn Ukraine, landed at Mangaluru International Airport on Thursday 1pm. The parents thanked PM Narendra Modi, Karnataka CM Basavaraj Bommai and deputy commissioner Dr Rajendra K V for bringing their daughter back safely. MLA D Vedavyasa Kamath and MP Nalin Kumar Kateel welcomed Anusha Bhat at […]

ARFF organizes capacity building programme for stakeholder agencies

Thursday, February 24th, 2022

Mangaluru : The Aerodrome Rescue and Fire Fighting (ARFF) unit of Mangaluru International Airport on 22 February organized the first of three-capacity building programme session for the stakeholder agencies. The ARFF is organizing these sessions in the run up to the full-scale aerodrome emergency exercise planned together with the District Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) for […]