Delhi International Airport

Delhi govt to set up high-tech business park at Rani Khera; at stone's throw from Delhi International airport

Under the leadership of Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, the Delhi government will set up a high-tech business park at Rani Khera over a 150-acre land, which will be just 15 minutes away from the IGI airport.

Nov 20, 2020, 12:07 PM IST

Delhi airport likely to have COVID-19 testing facility for international arrivals

As per the Union health ministry, passengers arriving from abroad have to undergo seven days of institutional quarantine followed by seven days of home quarantine.

Aug 18, 2020, 13:59 PM IST

Delhi International Airport comes up with coronavirus COVID-19 exit plan: All you need to know

As India prepares for the third phase of the coronavirus COVID-19 induced nationwide lockdown which has been extended until May 18, the situation of air travel is not clear yet despite Centre removing many restrictions in an advisory issued on Saturday.

May 03, 2020, 23:59 PM IST

Delhi airport functional despite coronavirus COVID-19 lockdown, handles cargo, special evacuation flights

India is under total lockdown for past two weeks as a part of 3-week lockdown imposed by the government to contain the spread of coronavirus pandemic. Commercial flight operations also came to a halt at the Delhi Airport on March 25, 2020 following the announcement of the lockdown.

Apr 12, 2020, 16:33 PM IST

CISF jawans save passenger's life at Delhi's IGI airport

The CISF jawans rushed to the side of the fallen passenger and administered CPR.

Jan 02, 2020, 19:05 PM IST

Vistara, DIAL begins face recognition trials for passengers at Delhi Airport

With face recognition technology, passengers' entry would be automatically processed based on facial recognition system at all check points including airport entry, entry into Security Checks, and aircraft boarding.

Sep 06, 2019, 15:37 PM IST

Face recognition trials for passengers at Delhi Airport to begin from Friday

Passengers' entry would be automatically processed based on facial recognition system at all check points including airport entry, entry into Security Checks, and aircraft boarding at IGI Airport.

Sep 05, 2019, 17:23 PM IST

Vistara, DIAL to soon begin face recognition trials for passengers at Delhi Airport

The trial will be done in line with the central government’s signature DigiYatra programme that ensures that customers gets a seamless, consistent and paperless service experience at airports.

Aug 01, 2019, 17:35 PM IST

GMR to raise $350 million via bonds for Delhi airport expansion

The proposed bond's Ba2 senior secured rating reflects the airport's strong market position and robust passenger traffic, which would likely grow at a high single-digit percentage per annum over the next 18 months under Moody's base case scenario, it said.

May 07, 2019, 10:59 AM IST

Calicut twin blasts case: NIA arrests absconding accused from Delhi airport

PP Yoosaf would be produced before NIA Special Court here for obtaining transit remand to Kochi.

Feb 01, 2019, 19:21 PM IST

Delhi International Airport to close a runway for three days

The Delhi International Airport Limited (DIAL) on Tuesday informed that the Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport`s runway 11/29 will remain closed from 12 am on November 7 to 7 am November 10.

Nov 07, 2017, 10:21 AM IST

Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport ranked second-best in the world: Survey

The Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) in Delhi has been ranked world's second best airport, which handle more than 40 million passengers annually, according to a global survey.

Mar 06, 2017, 21:52 PM IST

Govt clears Delhi airport's expansion plan, Civil Aviation Mahesh Sharma

GMR Group Chairman GM Rao said Delhi airport's current capacity to handle 62 million passengers per annum and 1.5 million tonnes of cargo makes it ideally suited to serve the growth of Indian aviation.

Jun 07, 2016, 23:10 PM IST

QNet case: 2 more company representatives held

Two top representatives of QNet, a Hong Kong-based multi-level marketing company allegedly involved in a Rs 425-crore fraud here, were arrested Wednesday after being picked up from Delhi international airport, police said.

Mar 04, 2015, 21:12 PM IST

DIAL raises $289 mn in junk bond sale at 6.12% coupon

Delhi International Airport (DIAL), which operates the nation's largest Indira Gandhi International Airport in the national capital, has raised USD 288.75 million by selling high yielding secured bonds to international investors.

Jan 28, 2015, 18:12 PM IST

Anandi Patel orders transport facility for 15 Gujaratis back from Iraq

Gujarat Chief Minister Anandi Patel on Saturday directed the state administration to arrange transportation for the 15 Gujaratis who returned from Iraq.

Jul 05, 2014, 23:07 PM IST

Draft CAG report erroneous, benefits were available to all: GMR

Terming the draft CAG report on Delhi International Airport (DIAL) "erroneous", GMR Infrastructure Wednesday said that land at concessional rates and other benefits available to it to run the Delhi airport were part of the bid document and were available to every bidder.

May 30, 2012, 21:04 PM IST

No action or comment on leaked report: Ajit Singh

Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh Wednesday refused to comment on the leaked Comptroller and Auditor General's (CAG) report that hinted at financial irregularities in allocating the Indira Gandhi International (IGI) airport to a conglomerate led by infrastructure major GMR Group.

May 24, 2012, 00:33 AM IST

CAG says DIAL to earn Rs 1,63,557 crore from concessional land

The CAG has found that the company, which runs the Delhi International Airport, has a potential to earn Rs 1,63,557 crore over a 60 year period from the land given to it on a lease rent of Rs 100 per annum, hurting the interest of the government.

May 23, 2012, 18:42 PM IST

SC directs DIAL to abolish its contract labour system

The Supreme Court on Thursday directed Delhi International Airport Limited (DIAL) to abolish its system of contractual labour and asked it to pay compensation of Rs 5 lakh to each of its 136 workers who were not reinstated after expiry of their contracts.

Sep 15, 2011, 12:19 PM IST