Post Tagged with: "Indira Gandhi International Airport"

Gold worth Rs 110cr seized at Delhi‘s IGI in ‘18

Gold worth Rs 110cr seized at Delhi‘s IGI in ‘18

NEW DELHI: Gold worth over Rs 110 crore was seized from smugglers by customs officials at Delhi‘s during the last year, according to an official statement issued on Wednesday. A total of 340 cases of gold smuggling, an increase of 58% as compared to the cases filed in 2017, were […]

Dense fog disrupts train, flight services in Delhi

Dense fog disrupts train, flight services in Delhi

NEW DELHI: As the dense fog and cold wave condition continue to grip the national capital, the train and flight services were hampered on Thursday. Around 12 trains coming in and departing from Delhi were delayed while departures of all flights have been put on hold at due to bad […]

Now, Air India suspends Delhi, Kullu flights too

Now, Air India suspends Delhi, Kullu flights too

MOHALI: The reinstallation of the runway lighting and instruments landing system (ILS-I) at the Chandigarh international airport has failed to invoke a sense of confidence amongst flight operators, with two more flights being temporarily withdrawn. Air India, the premier flight operator of the country, has announced to temporarily withdraw its […]

No fix in sight for 2 roads that link new Gurugram sectors

No fix in sight for 2 roads that link new Gurugram sectors

GURUGRAM: Residents of 108-115, on the far side of the railway tracks from NH-8, are aggrieved with PWD for not re-carpeting and fixing the only two 24m-roads ? through Sai Kunj and Choma crossing ? that offer these new sectors connectivity with the rest of Gurugram. That is, if Dwarka […]

Man held at Delhi airport for smuggling gold

Man held at Delhi airport for smuggling gold

NEW DELHI: A man was arrested for allegedly trying to smuggle in gold worth Rs 41.11 lakh at the Indira Gandhi International () Airport here, according to an official statement issued Friday. The 20-year-old passenger was intercepted after his arrival from Bangkok Thursday. He further intended to depart to Amritsar, […]

IGI: 10ft walls to keep planes out of harm?s way

IGI: 10ft walls to keep planes out of harm?s way

NEW DELHI: The is set to get an in 2-3 years to link the on either side of the existing . But people driving on the expressway below it ? to and from Terminal 3 ?will not give a clear view of aircraft taxiing like they do at Singapore?s Changi […]

Poor visibility in Delhi hits Lohegaon flight ops

Poor visibility in Delhi hits Lohegaon flight ops

PUNE: The poor visibility in the national capital had a cascading effect on flight operations from the city airport on Tuesday, triggering hassles for passengers. As many as 19 Delhi flights, including arrival and departure, of different airlines ? mainly IndiGo ? were delayed by half-an-hour to close to five […]

Fog in Delhi, B‘luru delays flights in Chennai

Fog in Delhi, B‘luru delays flights in Chennai

CHENNAI: Taking a morning to Delhi and other northern cities may not be advisable in the coming weeks as passengers are getting held up at airports due to flight delays and disruptions caused by . On Tuesday, eight arrivals from Delhi and nine departures from Chennai to Delhi were delayed […]

Winter blues: Flyers wait in long queues

Winter blues: Flyers wait in long queues

PATNA: Winter is back and so are the long queues outside the Jayaprakash Narayan International (JPNI) Airport terminal building in the state capital. Flyers on Monday could be seen waiting for their turn to enter the terminal building for boarding passes and security check-in. Airport director Rajender Singh Lahauria attributed […]

Airport privatisation to complete by February next year

Airport privatisation to complete by February next year

NEW DELHI: Moving full steam ahead to privatise six big airports on the lines of Delhi and Mumbai‘s mega airports, the Airports Authority of India () on Friday issued request for proposal (RFP) for Lucknow, Jaipur, Ahmedabad, Guwahati, Mangaluru and Thiruvananthapuram. The state-run airport operator wants to hand over the […]