Normal Services Restored At Kolkata Airport After 9 Hours: Official
Tuesday, May 14, 2019, 7:32 PM
A day after scores of passengers were inconvenienced at the Kolkata airport due to technical glitches in the check-in system, a senior official said it took the authorities nine hours to restore normal services. "The system, which slowed down and conked off around 5.15pm yesterday (Monday), was up and running by 2.30am," Airport Director Kaushik Bhattacharjee said Tuesday.
Cyclone Fani: Bhubaneswar Airport Closes At Midnight, Kolkata Tomorrow
Friday, May 3, 2019, 7:13 AM
No flights will take off or land from Kolkata's Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport from 9.30 pm today till 6 pm on Saturday as Cyclone Fani is expected to make landfall in the morning. All flights from Odisha capital Bhubaneswar have already been cancelled from midnight tonight as the "extremely severe cyclone" nears the state's coast, south of temple town Puri.
Man arrested with pistol, bullets at Kolkata airport
Friday, March 15, 2019, 8:01 PM
A Chennai-bound man has been apprehended at the airport for allegedly carrying a pistol and live bullets, a CISF official said Friday. B K Munda, a resident of Jharkhand, was going through security checks at the Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport when a Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) personnel detected the weapon and seven bullets in his hand baggage, said the official.