DELHI IGI

  • Delhi: Radar screens at IGI airport ATC go blank February 8, 2013

    New Delhi: Radar screens at the Air Traffic Control tower at the IGI Airport in the national capital went blank on Friday following power failure caused by accidental switching off of a miniature circuit breaker (MCB) by a worker carrying out an electrical job in ATC, hitting flight operations. Screens of...
  • Flying out of Delhi to get cheaper from Tuesday December 31, 2012

    New Delhi: Flying out of Delhi would become cheaper from Tuesday, with the development fee (DF) charged by the operator of IGI airport being reduced by Rs 100 for domestic and Rs 700 per international passenger. The decision of GMRled Delhi International Airport Limited (DIAL) to slash the charges followed a...
  • Smooth flight operations at IGI airport December 29, 2010

    New Delhi: Flight operations at the IGI airport in Delhi remained normal for the second day on Wednesday due to absence of dense fog. Though the airport witnessed fog at night and in the morning but the runway visibility was good enough for smooth operations and there were no cancellations...
  • Indigo hijack: Indias preparedness to hijack situations February 2, 2009

    New Delhi: In an atmosphere of high tension, the first hijack threat triggered panic at Delhi's IGI airport. An emergency landing by the pilot of an Indigo flight raised the alarm and set anti hijack machinery into action. After two hours, all 163 passengers were safely let out barring the...