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Delhi's IGI Airport among world’s top 20 busiest airports

India’s Indira Gandhi International Airport of Delhi ranked 12 in the list of world’s top 20 busiest airports, as per a world traffic report released by the Airports Council International (ACI). Watch this video to know more.

Sep 19, 2019, 09:58 AM 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

Delhi airport gets future ready, likely to handle 100 million passengers by 2022

As per the proposed plan, the entire Terminal 1 apron will be expanded and a fourth runway will be constructed.

Aug 06, 2019, 09:10 AM IST

Delhi airport starts next round of expansion, to handle 100 mn passengers yearly

The overall development plan under Phase 3A is expected to be completed by June 2022.

Aug 05, 2019, 14:31 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

Happy birthday, Captain: Delhi Airport shares snippets of 10-year-old Abeer's special tour

On the big day, Abeer donned the Captain's hat and waltzed straight into the special guided tour of the airport.

Jun 12, 2019, 21:01 PM IST

Flight operations suspended at IGI Airport after severe dust storm hits Delhi NCR

Flight operations at Delhi's Indira Gandhi International (IGI) were suspended after a a severe dust storm hit the national capital on Wednesday evening.

Jun 12, 2019, 19:51 PM IST

Protests erupt at Delhi airport after Air India denies boarding pass to passengers

As many as 20 passengers were denied boarding passes to board the Air India Delhi-Guwahati flight, with the airline claiming that it was overbooked, passengers alleged on Wednesday.

Jun 05, 2019, 18:40 PM IST

Air Asia's Hyderabad-Delhi flight lands safely despite hydraulic failure

An Air Asia plane from Hyderabad made a safe landing in Delhi on Monday morning despite suffering a hydraulic failure.

May 13, 2019, 19:04 PM IST

Immigration system server faces glitches at Delhi airport; long queues at counters

An Air India official has said that the immigration system server was down for more than 40 minutes since 12.20 am.

Apr 29, 2019, 05:50 AM IST

Delhi-NCR wakes up to dense fog, 10 flights diverted

At Delhi, the minimum runway visibility required for take-off is 125 metres.

Mar 04, 2019, 11:04 AM IST

GoAir Bhubaneswar-Kolkata flight experiences severe air turbulence, 2 crew members injured

The number of passengers on board the turbulence-hit aircraft was not immediately known.

Feb 27, 2019, 00:15 AM IST

Flight fares go up by around 86% as runway shut for repair at Delhi airport

On Friday evening, several travel portals showed a sharp rise in spot airfares. 

Nov 16, 2018, 20:09 PM IST

Airports across country owe CISF Rs 970 crore, Delhi's dues form major chunk

The maximum of Rs 788 crore is pending against the Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA).

Oct 08, 2018, 21:27 PM IST

Delhi's IGI Airport most punctual among top 20 global airports: OAG report

The Delhi airport beat much bigger rivals like Chicago O'Hare International Airport, Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport and so on.

Sep 18, 2018, 14:54 PM IST

Delhi's IGI airport could overtake London's Heathrow in traffic volume by 2020: Report

In its latest report, the Centre for Asia Pacific Aviation (CAPA) India said that IGI airport, which handled 65.7 million passengers in the 2017-18 fiscal, is likely to cross 80 million passenger by 2019-20.

Sep 04, 2018, 08:58 AM IST

Delhi: Man scuffles with CISF personnel outside IGI airport, held

Deputy Commissioner of Police (IGIA) Sanjay Bhatia said that accused Shankar Singh of Sangam Vihar was riding a taxi driven by one Anil Kumar at 11 pm on Thursday.

Aug 18, 2018, 08:14 AM IST

IndiGo staffer makes hoax call about bomb in Mumbai flight, arrested

Subsequently, a couple of Mumbai bound flights from IGI Airport were checked physically. The call was later declared as a hoax.

May 13, 2018, 18:01 PM IST

Air India Delhi-Srinagar flight makes emergency landing at Delhi airport after engine snag

An Air India flight from Delhi to Srinagar made an emergency landing at Delhi's Indira Gandhi International airport after the flight AI-825 developed an engine snag.

Apr 29, 2018, 11:19 AM IST

Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport breaks into world's top 20 busiest aerodromes

New Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport has jumped six notches to break into the league of the top 20 busiest airports in the world for 2017 in terms of traffic volumes.

Apr 10, 2018, 07:17 AM IST