Bengaluru international airport records double-digit growth with 34 million passengers last year
While international passenger traffic witnessed double-digit growth of 14 per cent, an upswing from 4.27 million in calendar 2018 to 4.87 million in calendar 2019, domestic traffic grew by 2.6 per cent, from 28.05 million in calendar 2018 to 28.78 million in calendar 2019.
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Second runway commences operations at international airport in Bengaluru
The Bengaluru international airport is the first Greenfield airport in India to be built as a private-public partnership. Private promoters hold 74% (Fairfax 54% and Siemens Projects Ventures 20%) stake in BIAL, while the govt holds the remaining 26% (Karnataka State Industrial & Infrastructure Development Corporation Limited – 13%, Airports Authority of India – 13%).
Over 41,000 kg of marigolds airlifted from Bengaluru to create world's largest flower carpet in Dubai
The flowers were airlifted from Kempegowda Airport for the Dubai Festival City.
Coming up in Bengaluru: Biometrics for Indians flying in from abroad
Since immigration has a unified database, the passport will get “digitally stamped” and contain the same information as the physical stamp. The proposal has been sent to the to the home ministry’s Bureau of Immigration.
BIAL rebuilds three government-run schools in Bengaluru
The physical infrastructure of the schools has been modernised and expanded, leading to a threefold increase in student enrollment for the ongoing academic year," the BIAL statement said.
BIAL to build halt station near Ballari road flyover
Currently, the railway line to Chikkaballapur via Yelahanka passes through the north-west boundary of the Kempegowda International Airport (KIA)
After introducing ingenious plastic-reuse mechanism in road construction, Bengaluru is now falling behind
2015 was the last time plastic was used for road-building in Bengaluru, discover ET.
Seven Rohingya Muslims nabbed at BIAL
They were trying to travel to Kuala Lampur, Malaysia but were nabbed at the Bengaluru International Airport. A case against the accused has been lodged at the Airport Police Station.
BIAL aims to raise Rs 10,200 crore via syndicated loans
The airport operator, with more than 50% Fairfax ownership, has availed the loans from State Bank of India and Axis Bank, two people with direct knowledge of the matter told ET.
Bengaluru airport’s main access road to be shut for 2 years
The closure is unlikely to disrupt the movement of traffic, but commuters may have to travel at least a kilometre more to reach the terminal.
Main road to Bengaluru Airport to remain closed from June 10
During the period, traffic will be diverted towards the new six-lane (three each) South Access Road (SAR), built parallel to the existing main raod.
InterGlobe Aviaton, BIAL ink deal to build MRO facility in Bengaluru
Bangalore International Airport Limited (BIAL) has entered into a 20-year agreement to sub-lease land at the BLR airport to build this MRO facility.
Soon, say bye bye to boarding passes, long queues at airport
The‘Digi Yatra’ project hopes to save your time by enabling paperless travel, helping avoid identity checks at multiple points.
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