Chennai International Airport

Bogi festival: Smoke disrupts flight services in Chennai

Bogi festival: Smoke disrupts flight services in Chennai

The Chennai International Airport witnessed massive smoke due to the burning of old articles on Bogi festival.

Jan 13, 2018, 08:53 AM IST
Heavy rain hits operations at Chennai airport

Heavy rain hits operations at Chennai airport

Heavy and continues rain on Sunday hit flight operations at the Chennai International Airport. Two flights had to be diverted to Hyderabad while another ten were delayed due to the prevailing weather conditions.

Oct 01, 2017, 10:45 AM IST
Air India puts new Airbus A320 Neo into operation

Air India puts new Airbus A320 Neo into operation

Government-run Air India has put into operations its newly leased Airbus A320 Neo with its maiden flight arriving here from New Delhi.

Feb 24, 2017, 20:40 PM IST
Domestic commercial flights from Chennai airport to commence from today

Domestic commercial flights from Chennai airport to commence from today

The Regional Meteorological Centre has forecast light rains in the next 24 hours for Chennai and suburbs.

Dec 06, 2015, 05:06 AM IST

Chennai floods crisis: Updates on Thursday

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa conducted a survey of flood-affected areas in Chennai on Thursday.

Dec 03, 2015, 22:48 PM IST

Tamil Nadu floods: MeT predicts seven more days of rains, Chennai airport shut till Sunday

The unprecedented rains, the worst in 100 years, have battered Tamil Naidu's northern districts such as Chennai, Tiruvallur, Kanchipuram and Cuddalore. In the last spell of rains, around 180 people had died in the four districts. According to a joint statement by the India Meteorological Department (IMD) and Skymet, a private weather forecasting agency, Tamil Naidu's weather is under observation for the next 72 hours as the rain in the next 48 hours is going to be comparatively heavy.

Dec 03, 2015, 06:52 AM IST

GoAir flight hits aerobridge at Chennai airport​

A GoAir flight from Mumbai hit the aerobridge at the Chennai International Airport here on Friday.

Jul 10, 2015, 13:59 PM IST

Eight kgs gold seized at Chennai airport

Directorate of Revenue Intelligence officials seized over eight kilograms of gold from two passengers at the Chennai International Airport on Thursday.

Feb 12, 2015, 16:02 PM IST
AI pilot assaults engineer at Chennai Airport; DGCA seeks report

AI pilot assaults engineer at Chennai Airport; DGCA seeks report

The Air India pilot who assaulted an engineer posted at the Chennai Airport on Saturday morning has reportedly been derostered, and the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has sought an inquiry report on the incident, even as the union representing the engineers at the airport are demanding justice.

Jan 17, 2015, 12:03 PM IST

Bangalore bomb aftermath: Police check vehicles at Chennai airport

Checking of vehicles at the airport has been stepped up as part of tightened security measures in the wake of the Bangalore blast, officials sources said.

Apr 23, 2013, 14:14 PM IST

International airlines oppose moves to hike Chennai airport charges

International carriers today protested a proposal to increase airport charges at the newly -developed Chennai International Airport, saying it would have "a strong negative effect" on foreign travel.

Aug 30, 2012, 18:55 PM IST