Republic Day: Around 900 flights to be impacted at IGIA January 18-26

According to airport sources, landing and take-off will not be allowed from 10.35 a.m. to 12.15 p.m. during January 18-26

By: IANS | New Delhi | Published: January 7, 2018 8:52 am
Republic Day, Republic Day rehearsals, Republic Day parade, IGIA, Flights cancelled, Flights re-schedule, Flights delayed, India News, Indian Express, Indian Express News According to airport sources, landing and take-off will not be allowed from 10.35 a.m. to 12.15 p.m. during January 18-26 (File)

Around 900 flights from the IGI airport here are expected to be either cancelled or re-scheduled from January 18-26 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 January 18-26.

“A NOTAM (Notice to Airmen) has been issued regarding the operational restrictions from January 18-26. The issuance of NOTAM for the period leading upto Republic Day is a routine process which happens every year,” a source said.

“The international carriers will be requested to reschedule their flight operations. However, domestic flights will be cancelled due to capacity constraints.”

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  1. Manoj
    Jan 9, 2018 at 5:52 am
    A pure example of inep ude, lack of wisdom and poor decision-making. To paralyze air traffic and inconvenience passengers to this degree shows sheer incompetence and sense of responsibility, and a degree of servility towards the party in power that is stupendous.
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