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Operations Restricted At Delhi's IGI Airport On Republic Day

According to a NOTAM (Notice to Airmen), no landing or take off will be permitted on January 26 for non-scheduled and general aviation flights from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. to 6.30 p.m.

India Commences First AI Based COVID19 Testing At IGI Airport
India Commences First AI Based COVID19 Testing At IGI Airport

New Delhi: India’s first Artificial Intelligence-enabled Covid-19 testing facility for international passengers has commenced operations at Terminal 3 of the IGI Airport here. The facility under the Garuda brand name…

IGI Airport To Get India's First On-Site Covid Test Lab
IGI Airport To Get India's First On-Site Covid Test Lab

New Delhi: To test incoming international passengers, the country’s first on-site Covid testing facility is coming up at the capital’s Indira Gandhi International Airport and will provide RT-PCR test results within six hours. The facility, to be set up by a private laboratory empanelled by the Delhi government for Covid testing, is expected to be […]

Man Disguised As 81-Yr-Old Nabbed At IGI Airport

New Delhi: A 32-year-old man was arrested at Indira Gandhi International (IGI) airport here for trying to catch a flight to New York while disguised as an 81-year-old. “A man named Jayesh Patel reached Terminal-3 of IGI airport on Sunday on a wheelchair posing as an elderly man. He even tricked the initial security check […]

BSF ASI held for stealing bag at Delhi airport

New Delhi: The police on Wednesday arrested an assistant sub-inspector of Border Security Force (BSF) for allegedly stealing a woman’s handbag containing ornaments worth Rs 15 lakh, at IGI Airport, yesterday, the police said on Wednesday. The accused have been identified as Naresh Kumar. “The complainant was on her way to board a flight to […]

6 flights at IGI airport cancelled due to Pakistan air space closure

New Delhi: The closure of the Pakistan air space has caused cancellation of six international flights to and from Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International (IGI) airport, here on Saturday. Pakistan has banned Indian aircraft from using its airspace and its Air Traffic Control (ATC) has barred flying of any aircraft below 32,000 feet. The air space […]

Around 900 flights to be impacted at IGI Airport

New Delhi: Around 900 flights from the IGI airport in New Delhi are expected to be either cancelled or re-scheduled from January 18 to January 26, 2018 due to the Republic Day and its rehearsals, officials said. According to airport sources, landing and take-off will not be allowed from 10.35 a.m. to 12.15 p.m. during […]

Air India plane hits a truck at IGI

New Delhi: An Air India plane hit a truck carrying a ground cooling unit at the international airport here as it was taxiing towards a parking bay. There were 114 passengers onboard the Airbus 319. No one sustained any injuries in the incident, an airline source said. Around 9.45 pm yesterday, after Air India’s Vadodara […]

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Security tightened at Delhi airport after terror threat

New Delhi: Security was Sunday tightened at the Indira Gandhi International (IGI) airport here following an intelligence alert that terrorists may target Air India flights going to Afghanistan, an official said.

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Fog disrupts flight schedule at IGI, over 50 domestic and international flights hit

Operations at the IGI Airport here virtually came to a standstill on Monday after the visibility dropped due to dense fog, disrupting the schedule of over 50 domestic and international flights