AAI says no damage so far to airport infrastructure in Gujarat
Thursday, June 13, 2019, 5:32 PM
The impact of cyclone Vayu has been milder at most airports in Gujarat and there has been no damage to aerodromes' infrastructure so far, Airports Authority of India (AAI) said Thursday. To avoid disruptions and damages to infrastructure, the AAI has suspended flight operations at airports in Porbandar, Diu, Bhavnagar, Keshod and Kandla for 24 hours starting midnight Wednesday.
Himachal pushes plan for airport construction near China border
Tuesday, January 15, 2019, 8:49 PM
As China expands its infrastructure along the border-at-a-rapid-pace, Himachal Pradesh government has pushed forward construction of an airfield in cold desert areas of tribal Lahaul and Spiti district, for both civilian and defence purpose. Confirming the development, Himachal tourism and civil aviation joint director Anil Sharma said, "We have sought a fresh proposal for airport construction from the district administration of Lahaul and Spiti."