Mangalore Airport

Karnataka Scraps State Environmental Clearance Committee overlooking possibility of review and reform

Tens of Small and Medium Industrial, Infrastructure, Mining Projects or Biotech projects can now be approved without any review of their significant environmental and social impacts

Press Release : Bangalore : 9 June 2014

 

Karnataka Scraps State Environmental Clearance Committee overlooking possibility of review and reform

 

Dalit resistance to the expansion of Mangalore Airport

Vimana Nildhana Vistharana Virodhi Samithi (Citizens Alliance Against Airport Expansion), a committee of project affected communities largely constituting Dalit families, have been resisting the expansion of Bajpe airport near Mangalore for more than a decade now.

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Dalit resistance to the expansion of Mangalore Airport

Mangalore Air Crash Tragic Fallout of Criminal Negligence of Planning and Regulatory Authorities

Press Release : Mangalore : 22 May 2010

An Air India Express Boeing 737-800 aircraft arriving from Dubai with 167 on board 2010 tragically crashed at Mangalore International Airport at 6.30 am today (22 May 2010). It is reported that the plane overshot the runway while landing and fell over a cliff resulting in this disastrous crash. Very few are known to have survived this horrific crash.

Mangalore Air Crash Tragic Fallout of Criminal Negligence of Planning and Regulatory Authorities

Press Release : 22 May 2010
bajpe airport

An Air India Express Boeing 737-800 aircraft arriving from Dubai with 167 on board 2010 tragically crashed at Mangalore International Airport at 6.30 am today (22 May 2010). It is reported that the plane overshot the runway while landing and fell over a cliff resulting in this disastrous crash. Very few are known to have survived this horrific crash.

Leo F. Saldanha
Coordinator
Environment Support Group
Cell: 9448377403
Email: leo@esgindia.org
Arthur Pereira
Trustee
Environment Support Group and
Spokesperson
Vimana Nildhana Vistarana Virodhi Samithi, Bajpe, Mangalore
Cell: 9449208264/9481439921
Email: arthurjpereira@gmail.com