Customs seize gold worth Rs 1.19 crore at Mumbai international airport

The Air Intelligence Unit (AIU) of Mumbai Customs Thursday detected five cases of gold smuggling at the Chatrapati Shivaji international airport here and seized 4.78 kg of gold worth Rs 1.19 crore.

Woman air passenger held for trying to smuggle gold bars in Mumbai

Mumbai: A woman passenger has been arrested at the Mumbai international airport for allegedly trying to smuggle 3.84 kgs of gold worth about Rs 94.94 lakh into the country from the UAE, a Customs official said today.

GVK seeks regulatory clarity on Navi Mumbai airport

The GVK Group-run Mumbai International Airport (MIAL), which is among those shortlisted to build the airport in neighbouring Navi Mumbai, today said there is a need for regulatory clarity.

Mumbai airport officer among five held for gold smuggling

Mumbai: A Terminal Manager at the city's international airport was among five persons arrested by Customs sleuths in three separate gold smuggling cases.

GVK-Oasis ink Rs 580-cr pact for Mumbai airport land devpt

This transaction is part of the process of overall commercial development of 22 million square feet of the airport in phases over a period of ten years.

Mumbai international airport T2, Sahar elevated road open for public

The much-awaited Terminal 2 of the Mumbai international airport and the Sahar elevated road corridor was opened for the public on Wednesday.

Mayor writes to PM after invitation card excluded his name

Disappointed at not being invited to the inaugural function of Terminal 2 of international airport by PM Manmohan Singh, Mumbai mayor Sunil Prabhu wrote to PM saying it was "great insult" to him.

2014: Diana Hayden makes a flying start

Former beauty queen Diana Hayden will host the inauguration ceremony of Mumbai’s new international airport Friday. She is excited.

Nigerian held at airport for not declaring USD

As per rule, passengers carrying above USD 5,000 have to give declaration before the authorities.

South African woman held for bid to smuggle drugs at airport

A South African woman was on Monday arrested from Mumbai International airport for allegedly trying to smuggle out seven kg of amphetamine drug worth about Rs seven crore, a Customs official said.

Wipro Infotech bags 10-yr contract from MIAL

This partnership will significantly enhance customer experience and satisfaction through the use of IT, Wipro said in a statement.

Bridge collapses in Mumbai, three dead

Three person were killed while several others were feared trapped beneath the debris after a portion of an under-construction bridge collapsed near the international airport here late Wednesday.

Security breach at Mumbai airport as CISF, Customs fight

In a security breach, the two gates of the Mumbai International Airport were left unattended on Wednesday for over three hours.

Mumbai Airport asks Kingfisher to pay up daily from Saturday

Vijay Mallaya owned Kingfisher Airlines on Thursday received yet another set-back as the Mumbai International Airport asked the cash-strapped airlines to pay its outstanding dues.

GVK Airport Holdings acquires 50.5% stake in MIAL

GVK Airport Holdings (GVKAHPL), a subsidiary of GVK Power and Infrastructure (GVKPIL), Tuesday said it has acquired a 13.5 percent stake in Mumbai International Airport (MIAL) for a consideration of USD 231 million from Bid Services Division (Mauritius).

Airport charges at Delhi, Mumbai may go up

A hike in landing and other charges at the Delhi and Mumbai airports is being considered by AERA.