No major damages were reported following the incident, informed sources. The damage to the aircraft was assessed soon the after the emergency landing.
The maiden direct flight will mark the beginning of international flight operations from the city airport.
As per reports, the State government has planned to display the aircraft to public from on March 5 as an ode to the late Chief Minister Biju Patnaik as the day marks his birth anniversary.
Escorted by Odisha Police, three lorries carried the dismantled portions of the aircraft from Kolkata's Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport to the Odisha capital, where they will be reassembled.
As per reports, the aircraft has been dismantled into three parts and is being carried by as many trailer trucks to Bhubaneswar.
A technical team has started dismantling the aircraft at the Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International (NSCBI) Airport in Kolkata on Wednesday and it will be transported to Odisha by road.
This is as part of the National Monetization Pipeline (NMP), informed Minister of State in the Ministry of Civil Aviation Gen. (Dr) V. K. Singh (Retd) in a written reply to a question in Rajya Sabha on Monday.
The Biju Patnaik International Airport (BPIA) in Bhubaneswar is all set to become world-class green and carbon-neutral airport.
The Biju Patnaik International Airport (BPIA) is all set to become a world-class green and carbon-neutral airport.
Bhubaneswar Airport RTPCR Testing & Isolation On Arrival Guidelines Modified
There is nothing to panic! This is just a mock drill carried out the Bhubaneswar Airport. The mock drill was carried out by CISF personnel on Thursday to ensure that nothing is left to chance. The CISF personnel swiftly got into action mode to deal with a bomb threat at the terminal 1 of the airport.
Bhubaneswar: The Airports Authority of India (AAI) has decided not to charge parking or entry fee at the Biju Patnaik International Airport in the capital city as per a new policy issued from December 10, 2018. In a reply to BJD MP Prasanna Acharya during a discussion in the Rajya Sabha, Minister of State for […]
Bhubaneswar: With an aim to provide an impetus to the air cargo business, the Biju Patnaik International Airport will soon be introducing the Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) facility. As per reports, through the EDI all the cargo related operations can be done online which will be beneficial for the cargo shippers. Director of the airport, […]
Bhubaneswar: An IndiGo flight made an emergency landing at the Biju Patnaik International Airport today after a three-year-old baby fell sick. According to reports, the Indigo 905 flying from Guwahati to Chennai was diverted to the Biju Patnaik International Airport after the baby developed seizure. The plane landed at the airport at around 9:27 AM, […]
Bhubaneswar: Following the directive of the Puri Sub Divisional Judicial Magistrate (SDJM) court, the police today released a helicopter sealed at the Indian Metals & Ferro Alloys Limited’s (IMFA) hangar at the Biju Patnaik International Airport in Bhubaneswar. Earlier, the Puri police had sealed three helicopters of IMFA after allegations that Jay Panda flew over […]