Tag: Mandakalli Airport

14,600 travellers utilise Mysore Airport in March
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14,600 travellers utilise Mysore Airport in March

April 21, 2022

100 percent occupancy in all flights Indigo service to Hubballi from May 3 Mysore/Mysuru: After a gap of two years, the Mysore Airport at Mandakalli is seeing a flurry of activities with full occupancy in all the flights. The first and second wave of COVID-19 had dealt a severe blow to the airline operations and…

Flight services from city resume on a positive note
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Flight services from city resume on a positive note

June 29, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: With the aviation industry being one of the most affected during the COVID-19 pandemic, they are slowly coming back to rule the skies, but with limited destinations. Flights are operating from Mysore Airport at Mandakalli stage-by-stage.  Air traffic bottomed out as the second wave of the virus struck and now airlines have also seen…

KSRTC starts Volvo bus service from city to Airport at Mandakalli
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KSRTC starts Volvo bus service from city to Airport at Mandakalli

December 13, 2020

Mysore/Mysuru: Following an appeal from MP Pratap Simha, the KSRTC has introduced Volvo bus service from City Bus Stand (CBS) to Mysore Airport at Mandakalli in accordance with the schedule of flights (inbound and outbound) at the Airport. Following complaints that taxi drivers were demanding exorbitant fares in the absence of convenient bus service from…

Special postal cover flies to and fro Mysuru-Mangaluru in just 3 hours
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Special postal cover flies to and fro Mysuru-Mangaluru in just 3 hours

December 13, 2020

Mysore/Mysuru: The inaugural flight of Alliance Air between Mysuru and Mangaluru from the Mysore Airport at Mandakalli on Dec. 11 was witness to a special moment.  The flight operation itself was special as the flight will cater to the travel needs of many Mangalureans living in Mysuru and many Mysureans living in Mangaluru. The special…

Mysuru-Mangaluru flight begins operation from today
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Mysuru-Mangaluru flight begins operation from today

December 11, 2020

Mysore/Mysuru: The long demand for air connectivity between Mysuru and Mangaluru became a reality with a flight belonging to Alliance Airlines, a subsidiary of Air India, with 23 passengers took off from Mandakalli Airport in city this morning. Mysuru-Kodagu MP Pratap Simha, Chamundeshwari MLA G.T. Devegowda, Airport Director R. Manjunath, Air India’s Regional Subsidiary Alliance…

Demand for International Airport for Mysuru: Some basic issues
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Demand for International Airport for Mysuru: Some basic issues

August 19, 2020

By R. Chandra Prakash There is a demand for an International Airport for Mysuru from business leaders and also a few people’s representatives. Tentatively its location is proposed near K. Shettihalli, beyond Srirangapatna on the Mysuru-Bengaluru Highway. While justifying their demand, availability of 900 acres of Government land and the future growth of the business…

Mandakalli Airport to be developed
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Mandakalli Airport to be developed

August 14, 2020

Plans for Boeing 737 and Airbus A320 to land in City Airport By S.T. Ravikumar Mysore/Mysuru: While a proposal has been floated to establish a new International Airport near Srirangapatna as a parallel airport to Kempegowda International Airport (KIA) in Bengaluru, new development works at the Mandakalli Airport in Mysuru have picked up pace to…

International Airport near Srirangapatna proposed
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International Airport near Srirangapatna proposed

August 11, 2020

Survey of 900-acre land conducted; Proposal with Centre Mysore/Mysuru: One more International Airport may come up near Srirangapatna on Mysuru-Bengaluru Highway, in addition to the existing Kempegowda International Airport (KIA), far away from Bengaluru near Nandi Hills, if the Centre accepts the proposal already sent for its consideration. The question is, if this new Airport…

Bon Voyage: Mysore Airport gets more wings
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Bon Voyage: Mysore Airport gets more wings

February 22, 2020

Mysore Airport at Mandakalli is well-known for the speedy pace of developmental activities. Even passengers showed interest and enthusiasm to travel from this tourist city to various destinations — Hyderabad, Chennai, Bengaluru, Goa, Cochin and Belagavi. Passenger flow ensured over 80 percent to 85 percent average flight occupancy all through on season and off season,…

1.85 lakh passengers use Mysore Airport in 28 months
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1.85 lakh passengers use Mysore Airport in 28 months

February 14, 2020

Mysore/Mysuru: From Sept.17 2017 to Jan. 20, 2020, a whopping 1,85,254 passengers have landed and taken off from the Mysore Airport at Mandakalli, the Airport that was once a grazing land for bovines.  A total of 90,398 air passengers have arrived at the Airport through many flights operated by TruJet, Alliance Air and Indigo Airlines…

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