IGIA

On Diwali, Delhi airport gets hoax call about 'bomb on plane'

On Diwali, Delhi airport gets hoax call about 'bomb on plane'

The security agencies at the Delhi airport had a nervous moment today after they received a hoax call about a bomb on a Mumbai-bound flight.

Oct 19, 2017, 19:07 PM IST
Flight operations at Delhi airport briefly halted over drone sighting

Flight operations at Delhi airport briefly halted over drone sighting

The flight operations at the Delhi airport was temporarily halted on Sunday evening.

Aug 20, 2017, 20:48 PM IST
Woman carrying live bullets held at IGI airport

Woman carrying live bullets held at IGI airport

The incident happened on Saturday when the accused, Pragya, travelling to Udaipur with her mother, was intercepted by CISF personnel who detected a bullet in her luggage.

Dec 18, 2016, 19:55 PM IST
5 foreign nationals booked for misbehaving on Air India flight

5 foreign nationals booked for misbehaving on Air India flight

Of the five passengers against whom complaint was filed, three are Australian nationals while one each from New Zealand and Italy, the police official said.

Nov 23, 2016, 21:13 PM IST

Ethiopian woman held for smuggling gold at IGIA

An Ethiopian woman has been arrested for allegedly trying to smuggle into the country gold worth Rs 89 lakh at Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) here.

Nov 18, 2016, 16:14 PM IST

American woman caught with live bullet at IGIA airport

The incident was reported at about 10:30 PM on October 21 when on-duty CISF officials detected the live bullet of 9mm caliber gun in the lady's bag, when she was undergoing security check before taking a flight to New York.

Oct 23, 2016, 18:35 PM IST

Woman passenger dies on board flight at IGI airport

A woman flier suffered a heart attack and died on board an aircraft before the flight landed at the Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) here.

Sep 27, 2016, 21:58 PM IST
Air travellers to get refund on development fee for tickets booked beyond April 30

Air travellers to get refund on development fee for tickets booked beyond April 30

DGCA has asked airlines to refund development fee charged from passengers flying out of the IGIA on the tickets booked for journey beyond April 30.

Apr 28, 2016, 10:16 AM IST
Differently-abled woman passenger alleges Air India made her crawl

Differently-abled woman passenger alleges Air India made her crawl

A differently-abled woman passenger alleged that she had to crawl to the passenger coach as Air India did not arrange a wheelchair for her.

Jan 31, 2016, 11:05 AM IST

Dust storm, drizzle cool Delhi

 A strong dust storm coupled with a light drizzle this afternoon cooled the temperature and brought welcome relief in the national capital where residents have been reeling under a run of sweltering weather.

May 19, 2015, 18:56 PM IST

Indira Gandhi International adjudged world's best airport

Airports Council International (ACI) presented the Airport Service Quality (ASQ) award to IGIA at a ceremony of the ACI Asia-Pacific/World Annual General Assembly on April 28 in Jordan.

May 02, 2015, 19:53 PM IST

South African woman held at IGIA for concealing drugs in cricket gear

A 22-year-old South African woman was held at the Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) here for allegedly trying to smuggle out Rs 1.18 crore worth narcotic drugs, neatly concealed inside cricket gear and shoes.

Apr 20, 2015, 18:34 PM IST

Six Indians from Liberia to be tested for Ebola

Six Indian nationals who arrived here from Ebola-hit Liberia Tuesday morning have been sent to the Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital for screening and further tests, said an official.

Aug 26, 2014, 22:00 PM IST

Airport security check time to be halved for fliers: CISF

In order to enhance passenger comfort, the CISF has decided to cut security checks and frisking time at the airports to almost half of the present time taken.

May 25, 2014, 14:01 PM IST

Aircraft cleaner held for stealing laptop at IGIA

An aircraft cleaner who allegedly stole a laptop from an international flight was apprehended at the Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) here on Saturday.

May 17, 2014, 20:52 PM IST

South African woman held at IGIA with drugs

A South African woman has been arrested for allegedly smuggling party drugs worth Rs 12 lakh at the Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) here.

Mar 16, 2014, 21:26 PM IST

Nigerian arrested at IGIA with fake US currency, expired Visa

A Nigerian has been arrested for carrying fake US currency strips, printing ink and an expired Visa.

Feb 12, 2013, 20:30 PM IST

Six flights cancelled, 50 others hit at IGIA

Six flights were cancelled and 50 domestic and international flights affected due to operational reasons at the IGIA.

Jan 03, 2013, 20:37 PM IST

Foreigner arrested with drugs at IGIA

A Zambian woman was on Tuesday arrested for allegedly smuggling narcotics worth Rs 2.8 crore at the Indira Gandhi International Airport.

Dec 25, 2012, 15:52 PM IST

MPs should not be made to stand in queue at IGIA: TDP MP

A TDP member in the Rajya Sabha MV
Mysura Reddy, supported by several others, demanded that
MPs should not be asked to stand in queue for check-in at
Terminal-3 of the IGI Airport.

Mar 03, 2011, 16:51 PM IST