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

28 Sep 2020

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

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

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

#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?

Bengaluru: Woman tells how Ola failed her after driver misbehaved

12 Dec 2018

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

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

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.

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

26 Jul 2018

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

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

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.

Good news for travelers flying out from Bengaluru soon!

13 Jun 2018

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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.