Articles about Bengaluru Airport

Walk in the garden! PM inaugurates Bengaluru airport's new terminal

11 Nov 2022

Bengaluru
Walk in the garden! PM inaugurates Bengaluru airport's new terminal

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday inaugurated first of its kind terminal at Kempegowda International Airport, Bengaluru.

Bengaluru rains: Schools go online, flights delayed, water supply hit

06 Sep 2022

Monsoon
Bengaluru rains: Schools go online, flights delayed, water supply hit

After a night of torrential rains on Sunday, Bengaluru witnessed heavy inundation on Monday, leading to water logging and many areas being submerged.

Bengaluru Airport installs diaper changing room in men's washroom

29 Jun 2022

India
Bengaluru Airport installs diaper changing room in men's washroom

The Kempegowda International Airport in Bengaluru was appreciated for its progressive move of installing a diaper changing room in the men's washroom.

Bengaluru Airport to city in 10-minutes? Virgin Hyperloop studying feasibility

28 Sep 2020

Karnataka
Bengaluru Airport to city in 10-minutes? Virgin Hyperloop studying feasibility

The concept of hyperloop is often seen as the future of high-speed transit, but California-based Virgin Hyperloop is looking to make it a reality now.

Now, travel paperless at Bengaluru Airport

24 Jul 2019

India
Now, travel paperless at Bengaluru Airport

In what comes as good news for fliers, passengers boarding from the Kempegowda International Airport (KIA), Bengaluru can now travel without having to present any travel documents.

Now, fly from Bengaluru to Mysuru in just 55 mins

29 May 2019

Karnataka
Now, fly from Bengaluru to Mysuru in just 55 mins

People traveling between Bengaluru and Mysuru will soon be able to their destination in just 55 minutes.

#TravelBytes: Top 5 weekend getaways from Bengaluru

15 Apr 2019

India
#TravelBytes: Top 5 weekend getaways from Bengaluru

Need a break from the crazy city traffic, the maddening crowds, and not-to-mention, another week at your desk job?

IndiGo airlines announces 3-day Holi sale. Know the discounted fares
IndiGo airlines announces 3-day Holi sale. Know the discounted fares

The largest airline in India, IndiGo today announced a three-day special Holi sale across its domestic and international network, for travel between March 19 and September 28.

Bengaluru: Woman tells how Ola failed her after driver misbehaved

12 Dec 2018

Bengaluru
Bengaluru: Woman tells how Ola failed her after driver misbehaved

Taxi aggregators need to get serious about women's safety, a woman's journey in Ola has shown once again.

Bengaluru International Airport to introduce facial recognition facility from 2019

06 Sep 2018

Karnataka
Bengaluru International Airport to introduce facial recognition facility from 2019

Bengaluru International Airport Thursday said it plans to roll out facial recognition facility for the passengers of some select airlines from early next year as it seeks to make the boarding process paperless.

GoAir Bengaluru-Pune flight suffers technical glitch; forced to make emergency-landing

02 Sep 2018

Pune
GoAir Bengaluru-Pune flight suffers technical glitch; forced to make emergency-landing

A Pune-bound Airbus A320neo plane of GoAir from Bengaluru had to return back on Saturday after it suffered a technical snag.

Bengaluru-airport handles 33% more passengers in Q1 at over 8mn

06 Aug 2018

India
Bengaluru-airport handles 33% more passengers in Q1 at over 8mn

The Bengaluru international airport has clocked around 33% growth in passenger traffic in the June quarter at over eight million, the airport operator said today.

Security-check without "security-checked": New policy in Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru airports

26 Jul 2018

Mumbai
Security-check without "security-checked": New policy in Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru airports

Next time your boarding pass isn't stamped "security checked", don't fret! This might be a new policy in place.

Bengaluru: 330 people escape disaster as planes narrowly avoid collision

12 Jul 2018

Karnataka
Bengaluru: 330 people escape disaster as planes narrowly avoid collision

More than 300 passengers aboard two IndiGo planes had a narrow escape when the aircraft almost collided in mid-air over Bengaluru airspace Tuesday.

Bengaluru Airport sets record: T2 to be built with 3D-technology

10 Jul 2018

Karnataka
Bengaluru Airport sets record: T2 to be built with 3D-technology

Setting a new benchmark, an intelligent 3D design technology will be used to build the Terminal 2 (T2) of Kempegowda International Airport (KIA), Bengaluru.

Bengaluru: Ola driver held for attempting to abduct woman passenger

06 Jul 2018

Karnataka
Bengaluru: Ola driver held for attempting to abduct woman passenger

An Ola cab driver was arrested for allegedly attempting to abduct a woman passenger who was on her way to Kempegowda International Airport in Bengaluru, police said.

Good news for travelers flying out from Bengaluru soon!

13 Jun 2018

Bengaluru
Good news for travelers flying out from Bengaluru soon!

Good news is lurking around the corner for those flying out from Bengaluru.

Bengaluru: 3 more bus services to airport, soon

22 Apr 2018

Kia Motors
Bengaluru: 3 more bus services to airport, soon

Keeping in mind Bengaluru's Kempegowda International airport's ever-growing passenger traffic, the public transport agency, BMTC, has planned to add three more bus services to its 'Vayu Vajra' fleet.

Bengaluru: India's first air taxi service to get bigger

15 Apr 2018

iOS
Bengaluru: India's first air taxi service to get bigger

After a month since its launch in Bengaluru, HeliTaxii fleet is going to get bigger.

IndiGo tire burst in Hyderabad Airport affects Bengaluru flights

29 Mar 2018

IndiGo
IndiGo tire burst in Hyderabad Airport affects Bengaluru flights

Bengaluru Airport flight operations were severely hit after an IndiGo airplane suffered a tire-burst at Hyderabad Airport yesterday night.

Bengaluru: SpiceJet aircraft damages runway lights, flight operations hit

17 Mar 2018

SpiceJet
Bengaluru: SpiceJet aircraft damages runway lights, flight operations hit

Flight operations were suspended for more than half an hour when four runway lights were damaged by a SpiceJet aircraft, while landing at the Kempegowda International Airport, Bengaluru.

Bengaluru: Did web check-in? Just drop your bag at kiosk!

09 Mar 2018

Mumbai
Bengaluru: Did web check-in? Just drop your bag at kiosk!

After Mumbai airport introduced the self-bag drop facility in December 2016, Bengaluru's Kempegowda International Airport will be next.

Bengaluru's new heli-taxi saves time, provides breathtaking views

06 Mar 2018

iOS
Bengaluru's new heli-taxi saves time, provides breathtaking views

"I have been staying in Bengaluru for 17 years. I never imagined it has so many lakes and was so green," said Abdul Hadi, one of the first passengers of Bengaluru's heli-taxi that was launched on Monday.

You can now fly to Hampi from Bengaluru

27 Feb 2018

Narendra Modi
You can now fly to Hampi from Bengaluru

UNESCO World Heritage Site Hampi, usually commuted by train or bus, will now have flight services from Kempegowda International Airport (KIA).

Bengaluru: Check-in from airport buses, skip line

26 Feb 2018

Jet Airways
Bengaluru: Check-in from airport buses, skip line

Have no check-in luggage, yet have to stand in queue to get your boarding pass? Why not take the BMTC volvo bus to the airport and do the check-in in the kiosks installed inside and get a printed boarding pass?

Bengaluru: Airport to Electronic City in 15 mins? 'Heli' yeah

24 Feb 2018

iOS
Bengaluru: Airport to Electronic City in 15 mins? 'Heli' yeah

Rishabh landed at Kempegowda airport at 7AM, so he could attend his 10AM meeting at Electronic city. But the traffic consumed 3 hours and he missed his chance. Sounds familiar?

Bengaluru Airport records 25 million passenger traffic in 2017

31 Jan 2018

Karnataka
Bengaluru Airport records 25 million passenger traffic in 2017

It was recently reported that Bengaluru's Kempegowda International airport recorded a passenger traffic of 25 million in 2017 which represents a growth of 13% over the previous year.

Kempegowda International Airport to get in-house Waste Management plant soon

19 Jan 2018

Poland
Kempegowda International Airport to get in-house Waste Management plant soon

Bengaluru's Kempegowda International Airport(KIA) that generates over 20 tonnes of waste every day, will soon set up its own in-house integrated Solid Waste Management plant(SWM).

Soon, use Aadhaar to check in at Bengaluru Airport

09 Oct 2017

Aadhaar Card
Soon, use Aadhaar to check in at Bengaluru Airport

Aadhaar-enabled screening at airports will soon be a reality, and if things go according to plans, Bengaluru's Kempegowda International Airport will lead the new system.

Bengaluru Airport Metro Link: BMRCL revises alignment, saving Rs. 1000cr

21 Sep 2017

Bengaluru
Bengaluru Airport Metro Link: BMRCL revises alignment, saving Rs. 1000cr

After submitting the detailed project report for the Airport Metro Link, Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited said it revised the alignment near Cantonment Railway Station, linking Shivajinagar and Pottery Town metro stations.