About MIAL

Awards & Accolades

Awards & Accolades

Over the years, GVK CSIA has turned into a truly global airport. We have upgraded and modernized this airport to meet international standards in terms of service, technology and facilities. MIAL has received several international and national accolades for its efforts in modernizing GVK CSIA:

  • GVK MIAL awarded as the Second  Best Airport globally and in Asia Pacific by Airport Council International’s Airport Service Quality Awards 2016.
  • GVK CSIA has been awarded with the “Best Executed Landmark Project of the Year (Airport)” at the Construction Times Award 2016.
  • GVK MIAL awarded 'Air Cargo Terminal' of the year 2015-16 at Logistics Asia Awards
  • GVK MIAL bags  “BE Star” recognition as Leader for Excellence in  Customer Management
  • GVK MIAL receives the “Sustainable Carbon Management Practice Award “from World CSR Congress.
  • GVK CSIA wins Procurement Excellence Awards at the 4th Procurement Strategies Forum 2016
  • GVK MIAL wins ICI Dr Ramakrishna Award 2016 for Best Project with Pre-cast Concrete in India
  • GVK MIAL bags the Procurement Excellence Awards at the 4th Procurement Strategies Forum 2016
  • GVK CSIA bags an award for the Excellence in Travel Retail Infrastructure 2016 by Indian Retail Forum
  • GVK CSIA has been awarded as “Best Metro Airport 2015-16” by Air Passenger Association of India
  • CSIA has been awarded the prestigious National Tourism Award 2014-15 under the category of Best Airports in Class X (metro) Cities.
  • GVK MIAL has been awarded the GreenCo Award at the GreenCo Summit 2016.
  • GVK CSIA has been voted as the Best Airport in India and Central Asia by Skytrax World Airport Awards 2016
  • GVK CSIA has been inducted in the ACREX Hall of Fame for its world class design, architecture, infrastructure and operational efficiency.
  • GVK MIAL has been rated as the World's Best Airport in the 25-40 million passengers per year category by ACI in the Airport Service Quality Awards 2015.
  • GVK MIAL has bagged the 'Cargo Airport of the Year – Region India' award for the second consecutive year at the 'STAT Trade Times International Awards' for excellence in Air Cargo.
  • GVK CSIA has become the first Brownfield airport to receive the 'GreenCo Gold Rating'.
  • GVK MIAL’s Cargo division has bagged the 'Air Cargo Terminal Award 2014-15' at the Economic Times Logistics Awards.
  • GVK MIAL has been awarded the 'Best Airport - National' for excellence in connecting air cargo community by 'Air Cargo Agents Association of India'  during the 42nd ACAAI Annual Convention.
  • GVK CSIA has been selected as the 'World's Leading Airport Lounge - First Class' at the World Travel Awards 2015.
  • GVK CSIA has been awarded the Golden Peacock National Award for Risk Management.
  • GVK CSIA has been rated as the 'Smartest Airport Building in India' and the 'Smartest Building in India' at the recently concluded ‘Times of India and Honeywell Smart Building Awards’ for 2015.
  • GVK CSIA’s has bagged the ‘Innovation in Tunnels Award’ for its proposed Airside Road Tunnel project at the Third Arabian Tunnelling Conference & Exhibition 2015, Dubai.
  • GVK CSIA has been awarded the Asia Pacific Airport of the Year 2015 at the CAPA Aviation Awards for Excellence 2015.
  • CSIA’s GVK Lounge at Terminal 2 has been conferred as Asia’s Leading Airport Lounge at the World Travel Awards 2015.
  • GVK CSIA has been bestowed with the 'Dr. A Ramakrishna Award 2015 for the Best Project with Precast Concrete in India' by Indian Concrete Institute.
  • Pranaam GVK Guest Services has been recognized for its service excellence with the ‘Best Customer Experience award' by Customer Experience Management (CEM) Asia.
  • GVK CSIA has bagged the Asia Training & Development Excellence Awards 2015 for ‘Best Change Management Initiative or Program’. Rajeev Jain, CEO, GVK MIAL was conferred with the ‘Best CEO with HR Orientation Award’ at the 6th Asia’s Best Employer Brand awards.
  • GVK MIAL has received the ISO 50001:2011 accreditation for its efforts towards effective Energy Management System.
  • GVK CSIA has been awarded the Vasundhara Award 2015 by the State Government, for excellence in environmental conservation.
  • GVK CSIA has won the Management Consulting Association (MCA) award for the Best International Project Delivery of 2014.
  • GVK CSIA has been awarded the Architizer A+ Award in the 'Transportation – Airports' category, 2015 for being one of the best architectural structures in the world.
  • GVK CSIA has been conferred the Golden Peacock Business Excellence Award for significant achievements in the field of Business Excellence.
  • GVK CSIA amongst only three airports world over to be inducted in the elite ACI Director General’s Roll of Excellence for 2015.
  • GVK CSIA's T2 has been awarded the Platinum A’ Design Award 2015 for Architecture, Building and Structural Design.
  • GVK CSIA's 'Pranaam- GVK Guest Service' has been awarded the Century International Quality Era award by Business Initiative Directions (BID) Group One.
  • GVK CSIA's commitment to the environment has been awarded with an Airport Carbon Accreditation (Level 3) by global agency - Airport Council International (ACI).
  • GVK CSIA has received the Best Taxpayers Award by the Central Excise and Service Tax, Mumbai Zone in recognition of our outstanding contribution to the country's service tax revenues.
  • GVK CSIA has been ranked 3rd among the World's Most Improved Airports and as one of the Top 5 airports in Central Asia by Skytrax World Airports Awards, 2015.
  • GVK CSIA has won the 'Best Designed and Developed Landscape' award at the 20th Exhibition of Plants & Flowers organized by the Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai and Tree Authority.
  • GVK CSIA has been ranked among Top 5 Airports worldwide in the 25-40 million passengers per annum category by Airports Council International in the annual ACI Airport Service Quality Awards 2014.
  • GVK CSIA has been rated by International Air Transport Association (IATA) as an e-freight compliant cargo station for adopting paperless initiatives at air cargo operations.
  • GVK CSIA has been conferred the award for 'Outstanding Contribution in Airports – Infrastructure' category at the 5th EPC World Awards 2014.
  • GVK CSIA has been bestowed with the WB Honours 2014 for 'Intelligent Washroom Design at Airports'.
  • GVK CSIA has been bestowed with the runner-up award in the Airport category for being the favourite among readers by Conde Nast Traveller India.
  • GVK MIAL received the Best Airport from “ACAAI & KALE Logistics” for the third consecutive year in 41st ACAAI Convention. The award acknowledges our excellence in connecting the cargo community.
  • GVK CSIA has been awarded the Structural Steel Excellence Award 2014 for “Innovative, Efficient and Productive use of steel structures in the built environment."
  • GVKPIL received the Dun and Bradstreet’s Infra Awards 2014 for its exemplary performance for CSIA T2 project.
  • GVK MIAL has been awarded the prestigious ‘Golden Peacock Award for Sustainability’
  • GVK MIAL has been awarded THE SWORD OF HONOR by the British Safety Council for excellence in health and safety management.
  • GVK MIAL receives the 'Outstanding Concrete Structure Award of ICI, 2014'
  • GVK CSIA bagged the title, “Green project of the Year” for its CSIA T2 project at the Construction Week India Awards 2014.
  • GVK MIAL is proud to be the first airport to receive a TAPA Freight Security Requirements (FSR-A)-2011 Certification for its Domestic Air Cargo Terminal in August 2014.
  • GVK MIAL is proud to be the 1st Airport in Asia and 5th in the world to release “The Sustainability Report 2014” as per GRI G4 reporting guidelines.
  • GVK CSIA received the Best Managed Airport award at the 8th CNBC Awaaz Travel Award 2014
  • GVK CSIA has bagged the prestigious ‘Golden Peacock Innovative Product/Service Award 2014' for its newly launched ‘Pranaam GVK Guest Services’
  • GVK CSIA received the Forbes India Art Awards under the Corporate Commitment to Art category 2014
  • GVK CSIA received the Cargo Recognition Award from Swiss World Cargo for its Swiss Air Mumbai Airport station.
  • GVK CSIA received Gold rating in Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) India from the Indian Green Building Council (IGBC) for energy efficient, eco-friendly and sustainable terminal building design
  • MIAL received the Best Cargo Airport 2013 (Runner-up) by Air Cargo Agents Association of India (ACAAI) for outstanding performance of cargo team at the 40th ACAAI Convention.
  • MIAL is certified to ISO22301:2012 – Business continuity management system standard since December 2013.
  • MIAL received the Best Airport from "ACAAI & KALE Logistics" at the 40th ACAAI Convention for the second consecutive year. The award acknowledges our excellence in connecting the cargo community.
  • GVK CSIA received Level 2 Airport Carbon Accreditation for Reduction of its Carbon Footprint by Airport Council International (ACI)
  • Rated the best Airport in terms of Cargo Upliftment & 3rd best Cargo Airport for the year 2012 at 39th ACAAI convention
  • International Cargo Airport of the year 2013 (India Region) by Stat Times in Air Cargo India 2014.
  • GVK CSIA bagged the prestigious Golden Peacock National Quality Award 2012
  • GVK CSIA rated third best airport worldwide in the 25-40 mppa category for the year 2012 by Airport Council International (ACI)
  • GVK CSIA receives ISO 14064-1:2006 for its Carbon Emissions Accounting
  • GVK-CSIA awarded Airport Carbon Accreditation for Carbon Footprint Management system and processes by Airport Council International (ACI)
  • International Cargo Airport of the year 2012 – Runner up (India Region) by Stat Times in Air Cargo India 2012.
  • Routes Airport Marketing Award 2012 under the category of Middle East & India
  • First Indian airport to be certified ISO 10002:2004 for Passenger Complaint Handling conforming to international standards
  • First Indian airport and second in Asia to be accredited with prestigious ISO 14064-1:2006 certification for Carbon Emissions Accounting
  • GVK CSIA rated the third best airport worldwide in the 25-40 mppa category for the year 2011 by Airport Council International (ACI)
  • GVK CSIA received a "Special Commendation" for the Golden Peacock Award for Occupational Health & Safety for the year 2011
  • GVK CSIA rated the second best airport worldwide in the 15-25 mppa category for the year 2010 by Airports Council International (ACI)
  • 'Best Managed Airport' award from CNBC AWAAZ in 2009
  • Winner of the prestigious “Autodesk Hong Kong Building Information Modeling (BIM) Award 2009” for the proposed Air Traffic Control Tower designed by HOK
  • "Best Brown Field Airport in Public–Private Partnership" by the Air Passengers Association of India (APAI) and Consumers Association of India survey in 2009
  • First international airport to win ‘Airport of the Year’ Award by Frost & Sullivan Aeronautical Excellence in 2008.
  • 'Best Airport in India' award by Air Passengers Association of India in 2007 and 2008 respectively