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Goa airport to partially shut on Saturdays for runway repair

The Dabolim Airport is part of the naval airbase of INS Hansa and also doubles up as a civilian facility.

Goa: Dog on runway, Air Asia aborts flight take-off

"The dog, once spotted by the Air Traffic Control, was immediately removed from the runway. The flight then departed at around 9.15 am," an official said.


Flight aborted landing due to dogs at Goa airport runway, claims passenger

Govind Gaonkar, who said he was on board the flight from Mumbai to Goa, claimed that the pilot aborted the landing seconds before the touchdown.

Bona fide Goans to get preference in jobs at Mopa airport, says Manohar Parrikar

"There are certain areas, where you cannot compromise on quality. There are 25 per cent positions, where compromise cannot be done. I am sure that out of those 25 per cent, 8-10 per cent will be eligible Goans. I will get them trained and I will see that Goans are preferred," Manohar Parrikar said.

Permission sought to hold Opinion Poll's golden jubilee at Goa airport premises

Siddhant, son of Ulhas Buyao and a singer-composer from Buyao Theaters Goem, has also urged the AAI to allot the same place where BJP chief Amit Shah's meeting was held on July 1.

Amit Shah's public meeting at Goa Airport complex is 'gross abuse of power', says Congress

"We strongly condemn the act of the BJP holding a meeting at the Goa airport complex which was addressed by their president Amit Shah in the presence of Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar," said Girish Chodankar.


False ceiling collapses at Goa airport, two injured

"Two of the passengers were injured but they were given first aid and later they proceeded for their journey," airport director K S Rao said.

Goa airport to be shut for 2 hours daily for survey

The airport is being closed between 5 to 7 PM every day for traffic.

Navy helicopter crashes at Goa airport,3 killed

Navy operates ageing Chetak and Cheetah choppers and has been looking for their replacement.

Goa: 'Threat' document found on chartered flight,passengers under watch

Intelligence agencies are keeping a watch on all 243 passengers who were on board the flight from UK.

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Jet Airways Plane Veers Off Runway At Goa Airport: Here's What Happened

Jet Airways flight 9W 2374 veered off the runway at Dabolim airport in Goa while aligning for takeoff. A total of 161 people, including seven crew members, were on-board the plane. The flight was scheduled to travel from Goa to Mumbai. Jet said in a statement that all passengers have been safely evacuated. “All guests […]