Four held with smuggled gold at Kolkata airport

Four people were detained and 608 grams of gold worth Rs.17 lakh was seized from them at the airport here Thursday, an official said.

Man with fake passport held at city airport

A 35-year-old man was arrested for allegedly carrying a fake passport after he landed at the NSC Bose International Airport here in a flight from Dubai, the police said.

President inaugurates new airport terminal at Kolkata

President inaugurated a brand new integrated terminal in the Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport.

Senior official falls to death at Kolkata Airport

A senior official of the AAI posted at NSC Bose International Airport was killed after he slipped and fell from the roof the new terminal building.

Birds come on Kolkata airport runway, delay flights

As a flock of birds appeared on the runway of the Kolkata airport on Wednesday, four flights got delayed by a few minutes, officials said.

Trial run of Kolkata airport new terminal successful

The flight carrying 84 passengers, including one baby, successfully docked to the new terminal and the passengers walked out, airport officials said.

WB: Bomb blast accused arrested

An accused in a bomb blast case was arrested on Sunday from outside Kolkata airport when he was trying to fly to Jaipur.

New integrated terminal to come up at Kolkata airport

The new terminal would have an annual capacity of handling 20 million passengers.

Heathrow airport languishes below Kolkata airport

As per a report, it takes 40 per cent longer to fly from Heathrow to Paris.

Sophisticated narcotics scanner at Kolkata airport soon

Airport sources said that the smugglers were found
to be exporting banned drugs out of the airport by various
dubious means in recent past which could not be detected
during routine checking.

Heavy fog disrupts air operations at Kolkata airport

Heavy fog in the city Friday morning stalled air operations at the airport here with no flight being able to take off or land.

DGCA to inquire into ATC glitch during Prez aircraft take off

Civil aviation authorities would inquire into the incident in which an ATC monitor suffered technical glitches soon after President Pratibha Patil`s aircraft took off from the Kolkata Airport.

Kolkata airport modernisation work to be over by end 2011

The Rs 2,300-crore modernisation
project of the NSC Bose International Airport here would be
completed by the end of next year, airport officials said
today.

Passenger held at Kolkata airport for carrying pistol

A passenger was arrested at Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport (NSCBIA) here on Friday evening for carrying a firearm and ammunition, police said.

Bomb hoax in Kolkata IT hub, one held

A bomb hoax led to the evacuation of 1,500 employees and a massive search at a 14-storey building in the IT hub of Rajarhat on the city outskirts Wednesday. The hoax was traced to a youth who had been turned down for a job there a few months ago, police said.

AI staffer held in Kolkata for molesting 9-yr-old girl

An Air-India employee was
arrested and another detained early today for allegedly
molesting a nine-year-old girl at NSC Bose International
airport here.

Kolkata airport modernisation work to be completed by 2011

Airport Advisory Committee chairman
and Union minister of state for Urban Development Saugata Roy
today said the ongoing modernisation work of the N S C Bose
International Airport here would be completed in 2011.

Woman wanted for trafficking held at Kolkata airport

A woman, wanted for allegedly
trafficking girls to East Asian countries, has been arrested
on arrival from Bangkok at the international airport here.

AI flight takes off without 25 passengers

A Port Blair-bound Air India
flight on Saturday took off without 25 passengers carrying tickets
as the plane did not have the capacity to seat them,
triggering protests by the travellers.

Arms-laden aircraft: UAE says pilot made technical error

A China-bound cargo plane
of UAE`s Air Force detained in Kolkata after arms and
ammunition were found on board will be released soon after
India was told that its pilot committed a "technical error"
over declaring the consignment for which regret was expressed.