Two smugglers booked for foreign currency transporting

Thursday, February 10th, 2022
UAE-dhiram

Mangaluru: Customs officials at Mangaluru International Airport have seized foreign currency US dollars and UAE Dirham in two separate incidents, and booked two smugglers. The officers seized $10,000 in denominations of 100 (equivalent to Rs 7.4 lakh) from a man who is a resident of Kasaragod in Kerala. He was attempting to smuggle the foreign […]

Fully automated food and beverage vending machines installed at Mangaluru International Airport

Monday, February 7th, 2022
Airport Vending Machine

Mangaluru : The Mangaluru International Airport, in its continued endeavor to create seamless experiences for the guests, has introduced two Vendiman vending machines at the domestic and international security hold areas (SHA) of the airport. The machines are contactless, cashier less and provide guests with nutritious authentic food and beverage offering. Fully automated, the vending machines […]

Customs officials seize gold worth Rs 6,42,320 at Mangaluru airport

Saturday, January 29th, 2022
Illigal Gold

Mangaluru : The customs officials at Mangaluru International Airport here seized gold which was being smuggled by a passenger on Saturday January 29. Gold weighing 129.5 grams valued at Rs 6,42,320 lac was seized from the passenger. The passenger had tried to smuggle gold in the form of small ring-shaped circular split washer-type objects coated […]

DG, BCAS reviews security preparedness at MIA

Friday, January 28th, 2022
MIA

Mangaluru : Mr. Jaideep Prasad, Director-General, Bureau of Civil Aviation Security (BCAS) undertook an official visit of Mangaluru International Airport (MIA) on 28 January. Mr. Jaideep Prasad on this visit chaired a special security meeting in the presence of Mr. N Shashi Kumar, Commissioner of Police, Mangaluru City. Mr. Rajiv Kumar Rai, Joint Director, BCAS, […]

Mangaluru International Airport celebrates 73rd Republic Day

Wednesday, January 26th, 2022
MIA

Mangaluru : The Mangaluru International Airport (MIA) celebrated the 73rd Republic Day in an atmosphere of underlying patriotic fervour on the airport campus. With Aviation Support Group (ASG) personnel of CISF leading the way, the gathering that comprised various stakeholders of the airport relived the spirit in which India adopted the Constitution with its guiding […]

Promotional Khadi Kiosk unveiled at Mangaluru International Airport

Wednesday, January 19th, 2022
Kadhi

Mangaluru : Celebrating India’s rich legacy of art and craft, the Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) unveiled the unique ‘Khadi Kiosk’ on the ground floor of the domestic security hold area (SHA) of Mangaluru International Airport on 18th January 2021. In a true reflection of indigenous cottage industries artefacts, the khadi kiosk promises to […]

Visually challenged artists from Sringeri sing Christmas carols at Mangaluru International Airport

Sunday, December 26th, 2021
MIA-carols

Mangalurru : Festive fervor was evident in Mangaluru International Airport on Christmas. The notes of Christmas carols that 15 visually challenged artists from Shree Sharadha Andhara Geetha Gayana Kala Sangha, Sringeri in Chikkamagaluru district rendered, provided a vibrant experience for the passengers. Sarvamangala Trust, Mangaluru, which empowers differently abled, trained these artists in this unique […]

Do-It-Yourself engagement for Christmas a big draw at Mangaluru International Airport

Wednesday, December 22nd, 2021
DIY

Mangaluru : The Mangaluru International Airport (MIA) ushered in the Christmas spirit with an open to all passenger engagement arts and craft activity at the domestic departure hall on 22 December. The opening day of the two-day Do-It-Yourself (DIY) engagement was a big draw with the passengers who responded enthusiastically to artists Sapna Noronha and […]

14.5 feet height 2 Christmas trees attracts passengers at Mangaluru International Airport

Tuesday, December 14th, 2021
Christmas-tree

Mangaluru : The Mangaluru International Airport (MIA) under the larger umbrella of One Nation Billion Celebrations is showcasing magnificent Christmas installations set up as a symbol of celebration of light, prosperity, and happiness. The décor has added a festive Yuletide feel to the airport located in this Rome of the West and presents a beautiful […]

Pre-booking facility for passengers at Mangaluru International Airport

Saturday, December 11th, 2021
adani Airport

Mangaluru :  The Mangaluru International Airport (MIA) has commenced the pre-booking facility for passengers who need to undergo RTPCR test. RT-PCR, rapid RT-PCR testing facility has been arranged in the pre-immigration arrival hall. Similar rapid RT-PCR testing facility is also available in the departure area. The pre-booking link bit.ly/3IbldkM takes users to the Covid-19 page of […]