Articles tagged under: Ahmedabad Airport

Adani Group takes over Ahmedabad airport for next fifty years

November 07, 2020
Adani Group takes over Ahmedabad airport for next fifty years

Ahmedabad: On 6th of November at 00.00 midnight, the Airport Authority of India (AAI)'s senior officials exchanged a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) and handed over Ahmedabad based Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport to Adani Ahmedabad International Airport Ltd. AK Verma, Airport Director exchanged symbolic key in accordance with concession agreement and future development in presence of G Chandramouli, Behnan Zandi, CEO Adani Airports Ulrich Heppe, Chief Airport Officer Ahmedabad a...Read More

Adani Group to takeover Ahmedabad airport on November 7

October 22, 2020
Adani Group to takeover Ahmedabad airport on November 7

New Delhi: The Adani group on Thursday said it would takeover the operations, management and development of the airports at Mangaluru, Lucknow and Ahmedabad from the AAI by October 31, November 2 and November 11, respectively. In its release, the Airports Authority of India (AAI) said that the Aviation Ministry has signed MoUs (memorandums of understanding) with three entities of the Adani group to provide services like customs, immigration and security at the aforementioned three airports....Read More

Adani Group asked to take over operations of Ahmedabad airport by November 12

October 09, 2020
Adani Group asked to take over operations of Ahmedabad airport by November 12

New Delhi: The Airports Authority of India (AAI) has asked Adani Group to take over and start operating the Ahmedabad, Lucknow and Mangaluru airports by November 12, 2020 according to a report. The Adani Group - M/s Adani Enterprises Ltd (AEL) had cited the force majeure in March, 2020 arising from Covid 19 pandemic to inform the Airports Authority of India (AAI) that it may have to delay taking over the three (Lucknow, Manglore, and Ahmedabad) of the six airports it had won in February 2019 ti...Read More

Gujarat Government Covid-19 Guideline and SOPs for International Passengers arriving in Gujarat

September 08, 2020
Gujarat Government Covid-19 Guideline and SOPs for International Passengers arriving in Gujarat

Gandhinagar: The Government of Gujarat has announced the latest guideline to outline the Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for international passengers who enter Gujarat from abroad (outside India) by air (via airports such as SVPI international airport Ahmedabad or international airport in Surat), by road and by sea. The latest guideline effective as on today is in accordance with the Central government's guideline. Read More

A Cobra snake captured from inside the landing gear of parked plane at SVPI airport

June 15, 2020
A Cobra snake captured from inside the landing gear of parked plane at SVPI airport

Ahmedabad: A Cobra snake that sneaked into a landing gear of parked True Jet aircraft was removed from the plane safely and trapped in a bottle by expert snake catchers. The operation to catch the snake went on for about an hour. Read More

1958 Gujaratis return to motherland in special flights under Vande Bharat Mission

May 27, 2020
1958 Gujaratis return to motherland in special flights under Vande Bharat Mission

Gandhinagar: The Government of Gujarat today said, as many as 1958 Gujaratis returned to mother land under Vande Bharat Mission so far from 11 countries including UK, Kuwait, Philippines, Australia, France, Indonesia, Singapore and others. Special flights were operated during 12-17 May. The Government said, 1869 Gujaratis will return to motherland during 29 May to 9 June from UAE, Oman, Qatar, Kuwait, UK and USA. Vande Mataram Mission was launched on May 7 to facilitate return of Indians...Read More

43 flights to operate from SVPI airport in Gujarat on the first day of reopening on Monday

May 24, 2020

Gandhinagar: Tomorrow 43 flights will be operated from Sardar Patel International (SVPI) airport in Ahmedabad. Flights will also be operated from other airports in Gujarat such as Surat, Porbandar, Kandla, Bhavnagar, Vadodara and Bhuj, said State Civil Aviation minister Bhupendrasinh Chudasama adding that the passengers leaving and arriving at SVPI airport will need to strictly follow the guidelines prescribed by the Government of India. According to a statement issued by the State government...Read More

List of flights planned by MEA to Gujarat under Vande Bharat Mission

May 14, 2020

New Delhi: Presented here is a dynamic list released by the Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India and it is bound to undergo changes based on operational, technical and other considerations. The list should not be considered as final and is only for the purpose of information. This list cannot be quoted for any legal claims. All visitors are advised to counter-check with Air India for confirmation of the flights, timings, dates, destinations and other details. Gujarat Sin...Read More

Indians start arriving at SVPI airport from locations abroad

May 12, 2020

Ahmedabad:Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel international airport here for the first time saw such a scale of passenger traffic during over month long period of nationwide lockdown. Passengers arrived at SVPI airport from foreign locations in special flights operated by the Central government to bring back stranded Indians. After health screening, the passengers were given options of going to a 14-day quarantine in either Govt facility or in paid facility in hotels. Quarantine facilities for incoming pas...Read More

Coronavirus: Fake outrage maker on social media exposed by SVPI airport

March 21, 2020
Coronavirus: Fake outrage maker on social media exposed by SVPI airport

Ahmedabad: On March 21st, during the afternoon, a young male namely Abhimanyu Acharya through his twitter handle @Abhimanyu2409 tweeted that he arrived in a flight from Toronto in Canada to SVPI airport in Ahmedabad and he underwent no thermal check and he was just asked to fill a form and told to stay home-quarantined. The tweet is now unavailable. Abhimanyu in subsequent tweet said: Just thought i should bring this to the attention of the officials, for everyone's collective safety. Hop...Read More