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IndiGo plane makes emergency landing after smoke in cockpit

According to the airline company, the engineering team responsible for the inspection found that while the engine functionalities and parameters were fine, the exhaust fan of the air conditioning system was found faulty.

Aug 27, 2019, 21:24 PM IST

Hyderabad airport launches DigiYatra face recognition trials for passengers

The airport has set up dedicated face recognition registration counters to ease passengers travelling with cabin baggage.

Jul 02, 2019, 14:27 PM IST

Air tickets, identity cards to become redundant; flyers can use facial recognition to enter airport

The facial recognition technology will be implemented in Hyderabad airport from March onwards.

Jan 14, 2019, 12:35 PM IST

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Dec 29, 2018, 07:24 AM IST

More trouble for Indigo, aircraft with 77 on board suffers tyre burst at Hyderabad airport

The incident took place at around 10.30 pm when the aircraft was landing. 

Mar 29, 2018, 07:26 AM IST

Hyderabad Airport embarks on expansion on 10th anniversary

The plan is to increase passenger handling capacity to over 40 million each year.

Mar 23, 2018, 19:18 PM IST

Afghan youth rescued after suicide bid in Hyderabad

The student, identified as Shaik Vali, was later rescued unhurt and handed over to his relative, the police said.

Dec 10, 2017, 15:17 PM IST

Fake CBI officer arrested with Rs 26 lakh at Hyderabad airport

A fake Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) officer, M. Nageshwar Rao on Tuesday was arrested at Hyderabad`s Rajiv Gandhi International (RGI) airport, with net cash of Rs 26 lakh.

Nov 22, 2017, 11:30 AM IST

Hyderabad’s Rajiv Gandhi International Airport ranks No. 1 in service quality

The ASQ survey statistics shows that Hyderabad Airport has steadily improved its score from 4.4 in 2009 to 4.9 in 2016 (measured on a scale of 1 to 5).

Oct 18, 2017, 15:11 PM IST

Hyderabad airport ranks 1st in world in airport service quality survey

GMR's Hyderabad International Airport has secured first position in the world in the prestigious Airports Council International (ACI)-Airport Service Quality (ASQ) survey in the 5-15 million passengers per annum (MPPA) category for the year 2016.

Mar 06, 2017, 20:30 PM IST

GMR infra not to sell controlling stake in Hyderabad Airport

 GMR Infrastructure on Friday denied selling controlling stake in Hyderabad Airport but added that it is exploring opportunities to raise funds. 

Jun 17, 2016, 16:36 PM IST

Jailed and deported back, 'study in US' dreams of these 30 Indian students shattered

A group of fourteen Indian students were deported after being interrogated for almost 15 hours by FBI. According to the students, they were kept in cells and grilled by the FBI in San Francisco before being deported back to India. 

Dec 22, 2015, 07:49 AM IST

Congress creates uproar in Rajya Sabha over naming of Hyderabad airport

Congress members on Thursday forced two brief adjournments in Rajya Sabha over the naming of Hyderabad domestic airport, contending that Rajiv Gandhi's name has been removed and should be restored.

Nov 27, 2014, 13:02 PM IST

Protests in Rajya Sabha over renaming of Hyderabad airport

The Rajya Sabha Wednesday saw protest over renaming of Hyderabad airport even as the government explained that the international airport continues to be named after former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi.

Nov 26, 2014, 13:45 PM IST

GMR plans Rs.750 crore airport city in Hyderabad

Infrastructure major GMR Group propose to develop airport city at Hyderabad airport with world-class facilities at a cost of Rs.750 crore.

Sep 27, 2014, 13:37 PM IST

Two held with 5 kg gold at Hyderabad airport

Over 5 kg gold which was allegedly being smuggled via the Rajiv Gandhi International Airport (RGIA) at Shamshabad here was Wednesday seized by Customs officials and two passengers arrested in connection.

Jul 23, 2014, 21:23 PM IST

GMR may challenge order scrapping UDF at Hyderabad airport

GMR Hyderabad International Airport Ltd is considering challenging the regulator's order scrapping the user development fee at Rajiv Gandhi International Airport here, a group official said Thursday.

Mar 13, 2014, 21:51 PM IST

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.

Dec 20, 2013, 12:05 PM IST

AERA rejects GMR proposal for UDF on arrival at Hyd Airport

The Airports Economic Regulatory Authority has turned down the Rajiv Gandhi International Airport operator GMR's proposal of levying User Development Fee (UDF) on arriving passengers here.

Jun 02, 2013, 16:37 PM IST

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.

May 22, 2013, 17:02 PM IST