Last week, when Chandigarh recorded the highest downpour in last 10 years, the social media was hot with photos of a flooded airport with airplanes seemingly floating. The photos were circulated saying that it was Chandigarh Airport. But, as ChandigarhX reported the photos were fake and old pictures were being shared.
Today, some pictures are going viral on social media of airplanes literally floating in flooded airport. And it is said that the airport is Chandigarh airport. BUT IS IT? NO Check the news on IndiaTimes. AND the MOST INTERESTING THING is even the pictures here used by India Times are said to be not real. CHECK the
July 10, 2017, Chandigarh International Airport saw the first-of-its-kind smuggling attempt there. A man, named Deepak Kumar, resident of Ulhasnagar in Maharashtra was nabbed by the customs with 407 gm of 24-carat gold hidden in his rectum. Fast forward to July 13. Another man was caught at Chandigarh airport trying to smuggle
Come November, Chandigarh will have one another addition to their international holiday destination- Bangkok. In the ongoing hearing in Punjab and Haryana High Court on the petition regarding why international flights from Chandigarh airport are not launched yet, Air India revealed that it would launch direct flights to Bangkok from Chandigarh
Did you know Chandigarh Airport is 50 years old? In 1967, Chandigarh airport got its first wings to fly when a civil terminal was opened and connected Chandigarh to Delhi. But, it was least worthy of its name. With rudimentary infrastructure and sub-standard facilities, the airport was catering only to IAF
What it seemed like a Bollywood like dramatic climax, two planes about to clash just saved at the last moment! That's what Chandigarh International Airport witnessed. Air Vistara was ready to take off and IAF plane was landing on the same runway! Details Delhi bound Air Vistara with 151 passengers on board was
Who says what’s in a name? Well, it’s definitely a controversy here! Since its inauguration, Chandigarh Airport has been a cause of joy for travelers here, but WHAT SHOULD IT BE CALLED? The name has been a bone of contention between two states, Punjab & Haryana. What is the controversy? Name Proposed by Punjab Government: Shaheed-a-Azam
Though Chandigarh Airport became 'International' last year, but till date it has not been able to meet the International airport basic standards. Even Punjab and Haryana High Court has slammed the airport authorities for lack of passenger amenities at the airport. Fortunately, the Airport Authority is working to make to make