Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport in Mumbai will have its both the runways closed tomorrow from 11 am to 5 pm for repair and maintenance related works, read a tweet from its official handle.
“As part of our post-monsoon preventive maintenance of runway intersection, we at Mumbai Airport have planned a runway closure on Tuesday, 18th October, 2022, from 1100 hrs to 1700 hours,” Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport, or CSMIA, tweeted.
As part of our post-monsoon preventive maintenance of runway intersection, we at #MumbaiAirport have planned a runway closure on Tuesday, 18th October, 2022, from 1100 hrs to 1700 hrs.#PassengerAdvisory #GatewayToGoodness pic.twitter.com/wIC9bCkEkH
— CSMIA (@CSMIA_Official) October 17, 2022
“With over 800 flights taking off and landing every day at the Mumbai airport, this yearly practice of post-monsoon maintenance is part of the series of activities undertaken with precision and meticulous effort,” CSMIA said in a press statement.
“As part of its post-monsoon preventive maintenance of runway intersection, major tasks like runway edge lights for runway 14/32, and upgradation of AGL (Aeronautical Ground Lights), will be undertaken,” the statement further added.
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Recently, Mumbai airport became one of India’s 100 percent sustainable airports by switching to green sources. It witnessed a rise in natural energy procurement with 57 percent green consumption in April 2022 to a whopping 98 percent between May to July. And, finally attained the 100 percent utilisation of renewable sources of energy in August 2022.
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