Daily Archives: March 28, 2008

Ministry, new Bangalore airport body at odds on passenger levy

Govt wants it to charge only international passengers initially, on the lines of the new Hyderabad airport Tarun ShuklaNew Delhi http://www.livemint.com/2008/03/27005013/Ministry-new-Bangalore-airpor.html The operator of the Bengaluru International Airport, Bangalore International Airport Ltd (BIAL) has declined a suggestion from the ministry of civil aviation that it waive a controversial fee it plans to levy on passengers when it opens for operations …

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Turbulent terminal and doggy runway collapse two airports on the same day

“At London Heathrow Terminal 5 we鈥檝e created a natural, logical journey that鈥檚 so calm, you鈥檒l flow through. It should only take ten minutes to get from check-in to departures” This is the promise British Airways makes about the new super large, super luxurious, $8.6 billion Terminal 5 or T5, at London Heathrow airport. Capable of handling 30 million passengers, this …

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