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Bangalore International Airport


Bengaluru airport partners with Microsoft for hackathon to develop app for passengers

November 17, 2021 5:58 pm

BIAL Genie Hackathon, which began on October 27 and ends on January 21, will allow developers to leverage a wide array of Microsoft Azure services to improve a passenger’s experience across different stages of their journey.

Watch: Bengaluru Airport says it has Asia's largest squad of women aviation firefighters

November 09, 2019 2:16 pm

The video, which was posted on the Bengaluru airport's official Twitter handle, salutes the women who made history by becoming part of Asia's largest squad of women aviation firefighters. 

Watch: Bengaluru airport's new terminal gives an 'immersive garden' experience

August 23, 2019 5:36 pm

Terminal-2 of the Kempegowda International Airport, Bengaluru will replicate elevated walkways, gardens, artificial waterfalls and green seating areas in the interior and the exterior is designed to deliver "the most memorable and meaningful garden experience in the world."

Bengaluru International Airport set to become wedding destination, to host concerts

July 31, 2019 7:56 pm

The world-class arena in the Kempegowda International Airport premises, according to the current plans, will have the capacity to accommodate up to 9,000 people and be capable of hosting a wide range of events such as music concerts, award shows, exhibitions, and conventions apart from weddings.

Security lapse at Bengaluru airport as 7 flyers reach boarding gate without frisking

June 22, 2019 6:23 pm

In a letter to the airport authorities, the ADG asked how the passengers manage to proceed without getting frisked and sought to know if any action was taken against the CISF personnel and the officers on duty.

Bengaluru airport: Widening of main access road begins; new route map finalised

June 10, 2019 8:31 am

The main access road, which is at present four lanes wide (two on each side) will be expanded to a 10-lane road (five on each side), according to Bengaluru International Airport officials. As part of the widening work, the 1.4 kilometre-long access road will be closed from June 10 for expansion as part of the ongoing infrastructure development.

Fire at Bangalore International Airport premises, investigation underway

May 29, 2019 4:30 pm

“The affected area has been cordoned off and temporarily closed,” said an airport spokesperson. It is believed that a short circuit might have been the cause for the fire.

Hike in user fee at Bangalore airport gets Cabinet nod

May 16, 2014 4:00 am

The hike, however, was not ratified by the Airports Economic Regulatory Authority (AERA) which only allowed an increase of Rs 30.

Civil Aviation secy for better connectivity to airport

December 15, 2013 3:59 am

A high speed rail link project to the airport that was earlier conceived has now been shelved.

BIAL files FIR against Mallya

October 26, 2013 2:37 am

BIAL contended that Kingfisher had collected user development fees and passenger service fees from passengers.