Articles tagged under: Ahmedabad Airport

Mumbai – Ahmedabad Indigo flight suffers tyre burst; all passenger safe

September 19, 2018
Mumbai – Ahmedabad Indigo flight suffers tyre burst; all passenger safe

Mumbai: Ahmedabad bound Indigo airlines flight 6E361 suffered tyre burst while taking off from Mumbai airport on Wednesday evening. The flight made emergency landing at Ahmedabad airport. All 185 passengers aboard were deplaned safely. The flight landed safely at Ahmedabad airport at 7.21 pm.After arrival at Ahmedabad, a tyre decapping with full tyre pressure intact was observed. The aircraft was later towed to parking bay of Ahmedabad airport and parked for a detailed inspection. The wheel ...Read More

African national with plastic balls containing cocaine in his stomach nabbed at SVPI Airport

August 21, 2018
African national with plastic balls containing cocaine in his stomach nabbed at SVPI Airport

Ahmedabad: An African national (resident of West African Country Côte d'Ivoire) who had hidden plastic coated ball containing cocaine in his stomach has been nabbed from Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel international airport here today. Airport Police station PI N N Parmar said that 29 year old Johou Alaxis was caught by CISF while he was going to board Ahmedabad-Mumbai Jetlite flight number S2315. During body scan sound of bip was heard when the scanner was put around his b...Read More

Loader, carrier held at Ahmedabad airport for smuggling of gold

August 08, 2018
Loader, carrier held at Ahmedabad airport for smuggling of gold

Ahmedabad: A carrier from Mumbai who is identified as Shahrukh has been nabbed at Ahmedabad airport for smuggling of one and half kg gold. Air Intelligence Unit(AIU) of Customs department early in the morning today stopped one loader Vrushabh who works in a private company - Arun Aviation. Rushabh was trying to bypass the customs channel with luggage of one passenger Shahrukh. When stopped and checked, one and half kg gold worth Rs 45 lakh was found inside luggage. Shahrukh and Vrushabh are...Read More

SVPI Airport Police Station starts functioning in Ahmedabad

July 18, 2018
SVPI Airport Police Station starts functioning in Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad: Minister of State for Home Pradipsinh Jadeja today inaugurated a new police station dedicated exclusively to the Ahmedabad airport area in the city. The new police station at Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport has become 53rd police station of city. Earlier, the airport area was under Sardarnagar police station which is located 6 kilometers away from the airport premises. The new police station will also be in charge of controlling and monitoring the traffic inside and...Read More

Saudi Airlines plane going to Dhaka from Riyadh make emergency landing in Ahmedabad

July 16, 2018
Saudi Airlines plane going to Dhaka from Riyadh make emergency landing in Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad: An aircraft of Saudi Airlines going to Dhaka in Bangladesh from Riyadh in Saudi Arabia had to make emergency landing at Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport here tonight. The plane landed here due to a medical emergency. Airport Director Manoj Gangal said, ' Saudia Airline flight SV804 from Riyadh to Dhaka requested Ahmedabad ATC for diversion to Ahmedabad as a passenger named Nazir Ahmed Runa, Male, 38 yrs was unconscious. Diversion was immediately app...Read More

Ahmedabad-Delhi Vistara flight delayed by over 4 and a half hours due to bomb hoax

July 09, 2018
Ahmedabad-Delhi Vistara flight delayed by over 4 and a half hours due to bomb hoax

Ahmedabad: The Ahmedabad-New Delhi flight of private operator Vistara was delayed by over 4 and a half hours today due to a hoax bomb call to the airliner's call center at Gurgaon. Flight number UK976 with scheduled departure time of 1055hrs could take off at 1527 hrs. Airport Director Manoj Gangal said, 'Local Vistara Airline at SVPI Airport received a call from their call centre in Gurgaon that there is an explosive in their Ahmedabad flight. Receiving the informati...Read More

Mumbai – Delhi Spicejet flight makes emergency landing at Ahmedabad airport

July 04, 2018
Mumbai – Delhi Spicejet flight makes emergency landing at Ahmedabad airport

Ahmedabad:Mumbai-Delhi flight of private airliner Spicejet had to make emergency landing at Sardar Patel airport in Ahmedabad today morning. SpiceJet Mumbai-Delhi flight SG160 had a pressurisation problem. The pilot declared Squawking 7700 in-flight emergency. Following standard operating procedure, the aircraft was diverted to Ahmedabad where it landed safely at around 7.00 am. The aircraft has bene identified as SpiceJet Boeing 737 Aircraft VT- SZB. It took off around 6 am from the Mumbai airp...Read More

‘The Gir’ – a miniature replica of Sasan Gir forest opens at SVPI Airport, Ahmedabad

June 26, 2018

Ahmedabad: While collecting your luggage at domestic arrival terminal of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International airport, you can now see a glimpse of Gir forest and take selfie with look alike wild animals like lioness, lion cubs, a lion, leopard and more. Not just this, but you can also wave your hand and hear the voice of Asiatic lion. Airports Authority of India (AAI) has developed the Gir, conceptualized and implemented with the help of a well-known wildlife lover Shri Parimal Na...Read More

Ahmedabad – Bangkok flight of Spicejet suffers tyre burst during take-off

June 01, 2018
Ahmedabad – Bangkok flight of Spicejet suffers tyre burst during take-off

Ahmedabad: A SpiceJet aircraft suffered a tyre burst during take-off at Ahmedabad airport. The flight, SG-85, was on its way to Bangkok. Officials said the passengers had been deplaned. The flight had 188 passengers. They all are safe. The runway was blocked by affected aircraft, due to which 4 arrivals had been diverted, departures delayed. Updates: The runway of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel international airport here remained blocked for over 3 hours this evening and at least seven in...Read More

Passenger of Abu Dhabi flight nabbed at Ahmedabad airport with gold hidden in pest killing machine

May 30, 2018
Passenger of Abu Dhabi flight nabbed at Ahmedabad airport with gold hidden in pest killing machine

Ahmedabad: The custom sleuths today nabbed a person from Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport here with gold worth over Rs 18 lakh smuggled from middle east in a broken pest killing machine. Mohammed Sikandar had arrived here in a flight from Abu Dhabi. Four gold biscuits weighing around 633 gms were found hidden in a pest killing machine kept in his luggage. DeshGujaratRead More

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