Articles tagged under: Ahmedabad Airport

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

Wuhan Coronavirus: Isolation facility created at Sports Club in Ahmedabad

March 19, 2020
Wuhan Coronavirus: Isolation facility created at Sports Club in Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad: Amdavad Municipal Corporation (AMC) has set up quarantine facility for passengers coming from foreign countries affected by Wuhan coronavirus, at Sports Club in Navrangpura area of Ahmedabad. According to officials, passengers coming at the airport from foreign countries affected by Chinese Wuhan coronavirus are to be kept at this facility for 24 hours in isolation. The set up can accommodate 50 persons at a time. A team of doctors is deployed here for their screening along with s...Read More

Screening of international travelers re-intensified at SVPI airport in Gujarat

March 02, 2020
Screening of international travelers re-intensified at SVPI airport in Gujarat

Ahmedabad: After finding of the two confirmed cases of Corona virus (COVID-19) in two people in Delhi and Telangana, who had returned from Italy and Dubai, the authorities in Gujarat have re-intensified its screening operation at the Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport. An official in the health department said that screening of the travelers has been intensified with special focus on those returning with flu like symptoms from 13 identified countries including China, Italy, ...Read More

Go Air issues statement on the incident of 2 pigeon found inside its aircraft before take off at Ahmedabad airport

February 29, 2020

Ahmedabad: Private airliner GoAir today said that the two pigeons were found inside its Ahmedabad Jaipur flight G8 702 on February 28 while passengers were on-boarding yesterday, however, the birds were shooed away by the crew and the flight took off as per its schedule. The video of the pigeons inside the flight had gone viral over social media. A statement by GoAir issued here today said, ' Two pigeons were found inside Ahmedabad Jaipur flight G8 702 while passengers were ...Read More