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New greenfield airport for India’s Arunachal Pradesh region

AAI (Airports Authority of India) has announced that it has begun construction of a new airport on a greenfield site in Hollongi, 15km from Itanagar, the capital of Arunachal Pradesh. AAI states that with an area of 4,100m2 , the new domestic terminal building at Hollongi Airport is to be equipped with eight check-in counters […]

A glimpse inside Bengaluru’s ‘Terminal in a Garden’ garden

This video shows what we can expect from the new Terminal 2 at Kempegowda International Airport in Bengaluru in India. Conceived by operator Bangalore International Airport Limited (BIAL) as a terminal within a garden, and designed by architect Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, the project’s first phase of construction is scheduled to be completed by March […]

Mumbai Airport sets world record, handles 969 flights in 24 hours

On November 24, 2017, Mumbai International Airport handled 969 flights over a 24-hour period and set a new world record for single-runway operations. Moreover, the airport broke its own record of 935 flights, the Times of India informs.   The airport’s officials explained that the record was set because of a high number of the […]