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If you get your periods on a flight, expect no help from the crew

Surprisingly, the IGI Airport washroom is not equipped with a sanitary pad vending machine even as the Railways and some other public facilities have begun installing such machines.

Humanoid robots introduced at Chennai airport

The Chennai Airport on Wednesday introduced humanoid robots to perform a variety of actions, including greeting passengers and responding to queries, "deciphering variances in accent."


AAI to spend Rs 2476 cr on Chennai Airport expansion; gets 'green nod'

According to the minutes of meeting held on May 30, the Committee while clearing the project said the proposed modernisation project will be carried out within the existing airport premises over an area of 1301.28 acres.

Government nod for three new airport terminal buildings at Chennai, Lucknow and Guwahati

Last month, the aviation market grew close to 30 per cent. If the airports do not grow as fast as the aviation sector is growing, there will be a big challenge at hand, Suresh Prabhu said.

Techie from Andhra Pradesh falls to death from ramp at Chennai airport

The incident occurred near gate no. 4 of the domestic terminal when the man who was standing atop the bridge suddenly slipped and fell down, they said, adding he died on the spot.

Security stepped up at Chennai airport following bomb threat calls to IndiGo flights

While vehicles entering the airport were being checked by state police, all baggage was being thoroughly checked by personnel of Central Industrial Security Force (CISF).


CISF constable shoots himself at Chennai airport

Official sources said the 27-year-old constable, Pulak Rajbongshi from Assam, was deployed at the airport and he used his own service rifle to kill himself.

Chennai deluge: Airport shut till December 6

Meanwhile, Arakkonam, Tirupati, Tambaram and Trichy airfields will be utilised for rescue and relief operations.

Airport privatisation: Govt slashes fund need for projects

Move raises questions from within the ministry over the need to privatise the airports.

Mistaken for absconding ‘cheat’, NRI woman kept in custody for four days

Sarah Thomas to move NHRC, MHA for action