Singapore-bound Silk Air flight develops snag; returns to Hyderabad

Hyderabad: A Singapore-bound flight of Silk Air, a regional wing of Singapore Airlines, today returned to Rajiv Gandhi International airport within two hours of taking off from here due to a technical snag, an airport official said on Monday.

Gold seized from 14 passengers at Hyderabad airport

 Customs officials today seized 4.3 kg of gold from as many as 14 passengers at the Rajiv Gandhi International Airport here.

Bus on way to Hyderabad airport catches fire; none hurt

A bus carrying some passengers to the Rajiv Gandhi International Airport (RGIA) at Shamshabad here caught fire in the early hours Tuesday.

Andhra CM wants Hyderabad`s Rajiv Gandhi airport renamed after NT Rama Rao

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Thursday expressed hoped that Hyderabad`s Rajiv Gandhi international airport will be renamed after TDP founder N T Rama Rao.

Flyer attempts suicide inside plane

A passenger allegedly attempted suicide inside a plane at Rajiv Gandhi International Airport at Shamshabad here on Friday, police said.

Son of former AP minister accused of abusing RTC official

The son of a former Andhra Pradesh minister and his friend allegedly abused and manhandled an RTC official in an "inebriated" state on the premises of Rajiv Gandhi International Airport (RGIA) at Shamshabad here in the early hours on Monday, police said.

Security alert at RGIA ahead of Republic Day

As part of security measures ahead of the Republic Day, an alert has been issued at Rajiv Gandhi International Airport here with restrictions on entry of visitors inside the terminal at the airport.

Over 1 kg gold seized from three air passengers in AP

Over one kg of gold was today seized and three passengers were detained by the customs officials at the Rajiv Gandhi International Airport (RGIA) at Shamshabad near here.

Gold worth Rs 5 crore seized at Hyderabad airport

Gold bars worth over Rs 5 crore were Friday seized at the international airport here from three passengers, who were allegedly trying to smuggle the precious metal, officials said.

Gold worth over Rs one crore recovered from air passenger

The Air Intelligence Unit of Hyderabad Customs intercepted a middle-aged air passenger, who arrived at the airport around 7.30 AM while he was walking through the green channel.

Visa on Arrival extended to Hyderabad airport

The central government has extended Visa-On-Arrival facility to international passengers travelling through Rajiv Gandhi International Airport (RGIA) in Hyderabad managed by the GMR Group.

Eight customs officials booked for attacking passenger

Eight customs officials were booked on the charge of assaulting a passenger at the Rajiv Gandhi International Airport (RGIA) here, police said on Sunday.

Airbus A380 makes emergency landing in AP

The pilot cited a technical snag in the aircraft as the reason for making the emergency landing at the airport in Shamshabad.