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Mumbai airport to remain shut for 6 hours on May 10

The closure will last for six hours from 11 am to 5 pm

Staff Reporter | Updated on: Monday, May 02, 2022, 11:54 PM IST

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Mumbai: Scores of flights are like to be affected after it was announced that the Mumbai International Airport will remain shut for around six hours on May 10 for pre-monsoon repairs and maintenance. The airport's two runways – 14/32 and 09/27 – will remain shut as the maintenance will be carried out from 11 am to 5 pm on May 10, an airport official said.

“The airport's both runways will remain non-operational on May 10. The runway closure is a yearly practice and a contingency plan is aimed to help maintain operational continuity and ensure passengers' safety,” the statement said.

The airport official said that a notice to the effect has been issued to all stakeholders to manage flights and reduce passengers' inconvenience. “All operations will resume as usual post 5 pm on May 10,” the CSMIA spokesperson said.

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Published on: Monday, May 02, 2022, 11:54 PM IST