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Indira Gandhi International Airport


Delhi: Bomb threat at IGI airport turns out to be hoax, but security heightened

August 08, 2021 12:39 pm

Security agencies declared it was a "non-specific" threat, but arrangements remained heightened on Sunday.

Delhi: Four staffers of SpiceJet, IndiGo among seven held for smuggling gold

July 25, 2021 8:00 am

Officials said three passengers from Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, arrived at IGIA on July 20 and were intercepted at the baggage search counter.

Air India cancels COVID vaccination camp for two days due to 'non-availability' of vaccines

May 11, 2021 12:06 pm

The airline had last Tuesday said it would vaccinate all its employees against COVID-19 by the end of this month as a pilots' body demanded inoculation of the flying crew on priority basis citing risk to their lives from the deadly infection.

Sensors at Delhi airport ceiling to fix crowding

January 20, 2021 12:51 am

"The latest measure is the Xovis passenger tracking system... Recently, we installed sensors which count people as dots on a screen. It is an IOT device that uses artificial intelligence," Videh Kumar Jaipuriar, CEO, Delhi International Airport Limited (DIAL), said.

Looking to take an IndiGo flight from New Delhi? Here's an important change

September 28, 2020 12:33 pm

IndiGo Flights: IndiGo has said that all its flights with a call sign between 6E 2000 - 6E 2999 will be departing from and arriving at Terminal 2 (T2) of Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport, while the rest will operate from Terminal 3 (T3).

Coronavirus: 182 Aerocity hotel rooms for quarantine, at a price

March 17, 2020 1:49 am

According to the orders, The IBIS will have to set aside 92 rooms, The Lemon Tree Premier 54 and Red Fox 36 rooms. Garg said the authorities are expecting people to start moving to the paid facilities in a short while.

WATCH: CISF seizes foreign currency hidden inside peanuts, meatballs at Delhi airport

February 13, 2020 12:10 pm

The unique modus operandi of currency notes smuggling was revealed when security personnel confronted 25-year-old Murad Ali after observing his 'suspicious' behaviour when he reached Terminal-3 of the airport.

As coronavirus infects 300, Delhi airport starts thermal screening of fliers from China

January 21, 2020 8:03 pm

With WHO warning of more cases in other parts of China and even other countries in the coming days, fears have heightened, as millions of Chinese travel during the annual Lunar New Year holiday.

Zurich airport wins financial bid: Jewar airport will give IGI a breather

November 30, 2019 10:01 am

According to officials, the financial bid by Zurich Airport International AG is the highest in the country’s aviation sector so far. Under the proposal, the airport is expected to have six-eight runways once it becomes fully operational after all four phases are complete.

Apart from VIP treatment on flights, man who posed as pilot wanted to impress women: Police

November 21, 2019 11:52 am

An officer said that during questioning, Mahbubani told police he was “charmed by uniforms and the stereotypes that followed a uniformed man.”


Kannur International Airport Set to Take Flight

June 22, 2020 6:08 pm

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.