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NRIs, Indians Abroad to show Old Notes to Customs at Airport

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The Finance Ministry today declared that the NRIs and Indian Nationals abroad can deposit up to Rs 25,000 of old Rs. 1000 and Rs. 500 notes, if they show the junked notes to Customs officials at the airport and get declaration form stamped. The Government has offered a grace period of three months for IndianContinue Reading…

Airport, highways shut as China sees worst cold in years

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Beijing, Jan 22: Highways were closed and airport traffic was disrupted as the worst cold in years hit many Chinese provinces. Highways in at least 12 provincial regions of China were closed since 8.00 a.m. (local time) on Friday due to blizzards and snowstorms, Xinhua reported. A large part of Jiangxi province was hit byContinue Reading…

4 flights make emergency landing at BPIA- Bhubaneswar

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Bhubaneswar, Dec 19: Four flights made emergency landing at Biju Patnaik International Airport here today morning due to inclement weather. A panic situation was there at airport today following bad weather condition. However, the airport authorities said that no harm cause to any on board passengers in those four flights during emergency landing. As perContinue Reading…

Entertainment Centre at BPIA Airport- Bhubaneswar on Cards

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Bhubaneswar, Nov 9: Waiting for your flight at Biju Patnaik International Airport (BPIA) will no more be a boring and unpleasant act. With an aim to provide better traveller experience during waiting hours, the airport authorities are planning to have entertaining and engaging activities on its premises in the city. Apart from the regular kiosksContinue Reading…

Airport shut as Volcano erupts in Indonesia

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Jakarta, Nov 4: Indonesia again closed the international airport on the resort island of Bali on Wednesday as Mount Barujari on a nearby island erupted, an official said. “The Ngurah Rai airport of Bali was shut down again,” Xinhua quoted Sutopo Purwo Nugroho, spokesman of the National Disaster Management Agency, as saying. The closure startedContinue Reading…

20 International Airlines keen to start operations from Odisha

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Bhubaneswar, Sep 26: As many as 20 international airlines have expressed their interest to start operations from Odisha’s Biju Patnaik International Airport here. According to sources, 20 major international carriers including Mega Maldives Airlines, Bangkok Airways, Kenya Airways, Hong Kong Airlines, and Fly Emirates are willing to add Bhubaneswar in their list of destinations. Currently,Continue Reading…

Bhubaneswar-Dubai Flight to have 2 Planes AI-874 & AI-078

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Those who thought that they will travel from Bhubaneswar to Dubai directly, may have some bad news. The flight will be connected one via Delhi. Two flights AI-874 and AI-078 have been selected from this service, which will commence on July 10. The AI-874 flight will leave the Biju Patnaik International Airport at 2 PMContinue Reading…

Air India to start Intl Flight from Bhubaneswar to Dubai from July 10

Bhubaneswar International Airport

Biju Patnaik International Airport, Bhubaneswar, christened after the legendary leader of Odisha Sh. Bijayananada Patnaik, is owned, managed and operated by Airports Authority of India (AAI), along with 117 other airports, including 25 Civil Enclaves. Situated 3kms southwest from Bhubaneswar Railway Station, it connects Odisha with Delhi, Mumbai, Hyedrabad, Kolkata, Bangalore, Vishakhapatnam and Port Blair,Continue Reading…

Odisha Chief Secretary meets Major Airline Operators

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Bhubaneswar, May 19: A meeting was convened by Chief Secretary, Odisha, Shri G.C. Pati with the major airline operators at Odisha Bhawan, New Delhi today to explore the possibility of commencement of international operations from and to Bhubaneswar. The meeting was attended by Chief Resident Commissioner, Dr. Sunil K. Bhargava, Special Resident Commissioner, Shri VipinContinue Reading…

Biju Patnaik Airport Bhubaneswar to offer Wi-Fi from June 1

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Bhubaneswar, May 14: Good news for the travellers,  as they are going to get 24-hours Wi-Fi internet connectivity at Biju Patnaik International Airport in Bhubneswar from June 1. According to Airport officials, Wi-Fi infrastructure has been provided by Bharti Infratel. And the service will be started by next 10-15 days as a trial, and thenContinue Reading…


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