IGI airport

IGI airport News

IGI Airport may receive Rs 9,000 crore investment: M Venkaiah Naidu

The Indira Gandhi International Airport Ltd is projected to handle 70 million passengers this year.

Delhi airport to see Rs 9,000 cr investment to boost capacity

GMR Group Chairman G M Rao said that the Delhi airport is estimated to cross 80 million passengers annually by 2020 and surpass Heathrow airport.


Jewar Airport: Why some farmers are resisting land acquisition

An international airport has been proposed in Jewar in Gautam Buddh Nagar for which around 5,000 hectare of land is to be acquired. The reported cost of the airport, scheduled to begin operations by 2022-23, would be Rs 15,000-20,000 crore.

Foetus in plane: Chargesheet filed against 19-year-old mother, but no arrest

The woman, a taekwondo player, had initially denied being the mother, but admitted to it after she was questioned by police. DCP (Airport) Sanjay Bhatia confirmed they received the autopsy report, which states it was stillborn premature delivery.

Tell us if you offload passengers: Police letter to airlines

The letter adds that offloading a passenger without informing police is a cognizable offence. A senior police officer said a meeting was held recently where, apart from Delhi Police, representatives of all airlines, DIAL and CISF were present.

28 Turkmenistan nationals nabbed at IGI airport for ‘smuggling’ 19 kg gold

The gold was seized under Section 110 of the Customs Act, 1962, and all 28 were arrested under Section 104 of the Act.


Indigo flight delayed by five hours due to bad weather, passengers protest at IGI airport

IndiGo said they were not aware of passenger getting down the aircraft. It also dismissed allegations that passengers were not communicated to about the delay.

Russia-bound flight with 345 passengers makes emergency landing at IGI Airport

The landing was assisted by eight fire tenders that were deployed on the airstrip to ensure safety. Delhi International Airport Limited (DIAL) spokesperson stated that the non-scheduled flight, numbered RL-772, was going from Phu-Quoe in Vietnam to Yekaterinburg Russia.

Baggage system snag leads to chaos, delays at Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport

Several fliers vented their anger on social media with some claiming that though they had arrived at their destinations behind schedule, their luggage hadn't been delivered.

Airport staffers under Customs scanner for ‘helping smugglers’

The Customs department has raised the matter with the Delhi International Airport Limited and security agencies and has sought a thorough background check of each employee providing different services at the airport.

IGI airport Videos

Kannur International Airport Set to Take Flight

Kannur International Airport (KIAL), the fourth in Kerala, will be dedicated to the nation on December 9. The airport will offer better access to travellers from north Kerala and parts of Karnataka like Coorg.