ATC: Mamata fallout: AAI to curb ATC access for cops, officials | India News

NEW DELHI: Officers of point out governments and police will before long be barred from getting into air traffic handle (ATC) complexes throughout India on their typical airport entry passes (AEP).

The transfer is a fallout of Bengal cops continuously getting into the ATC elaborate at Kolkata airport to “ensure” aircraft with main minister Mamata Banerjee on board landed without any delay.

The Airports Authority of India (AAI) has requested the Bureau of Civil Aviation Safety (BCAS), which issues AEPs, to exclusively mention that passes specified to police and point out officers for protocol uses do not grant them obtain to the ATC elaborate — principal tower and complex place.

“We have examined the difficulty (next Kolkata police getting into ATC place) and observed there is no necessity for people to go everywhere you go in an airport,” AAI chairman Guruprasad Mahapatra told TOI.

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