December 25, 2020 3:11 am
State’s Urban Development Minister and Shiv Sena’s local heavyweight Eknath Shinde, who was also present for the meeting, demanded that the Navi Mumbai international airport be named after Sena founder (late) Bal Thackeray.
December 12, 2018 2:52 am
Ten months after they received the monetary compensation for construction of the international airport, a majority of the affected families are investing the amount.
November 03, 2018 1:45 am
In the first phase, a southern runway and terminal building will be constructed. Senior CIDCO officials said 45 hectare from the close to 496 hectare of land required for the first phase remains to be acquired.
August 13, 2018 2:16 am
As Vice Chairman and Managing Director of the City Industrial and Development Corporation (CIDCO), Lokesh Chandra is overseeing work on the ambitious Navi Mumbai International Airport and several associated infrastructure projects. In an interview to The Indian Express, he says he is confident the airport will not miss its 2019 deadline.
July 28, 2018 3:29 am
At Mumbai’s Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, an aircraft generally takes around 30 minutes to exit the runway during peak hours. With the proposed Navi Mumbai International Airport adopting the Multiple Apron Ramp System (MARS), the runway occupancy time of flights is expected to reduce.
July 16, 2018 12:34 am
In its earlier recommendations, CWPRS had ruled out the possibility of flooding in villages around the airport due to construction work.
June 25, 2018 1:59 am
The CIDCO built two schools to accommodate students from project-affected families. But a week after classes started for close to 500 students, the basic infrastructure remains missing.
May 11, 2018 3:23 am
CIVIL AVIATION Secretary R N Choubey on Thursday said it would be tough to start flight operations at Navi Mumbai International Airport (NMIA) by December next year.
February 19, 2018 6:57 am
The prime minister was speaking at Kombudbhuj near Panvel on the outskirts of Mumbai, where he laid the foundation stone for the Navi Mumbai International Airport, expected to witness its first flight operations by December 2019.
October 25, 2017 1:11 am
Cabinet nod final clearance; MIAL that won bid to build NMIA will get Letter of Award in a day or two, says CIDCO