New Delhi airport joins the 50 million passengers club

The Indira Gandhi International Airport, still popularly called IGI by many, crossed 50 million passengers in calendar year 2016. The airport handled 55.64 million passengers and was 12th worldwide by passengers in November. It is an achievement which makes the country proud. The growth at Delhi is primarily fueled by National Carrier Air India which … Continue reading New Delhi airport joins the 50 million passengers club

TaxiBot starts trials at New Delhi International Airport

Last night Delhi International Airport (DIAL) conducted successful trials of TaxiBot vehicles with involvement of Jet Airways and Spicejet. VT-JGC from Jet Airways and VT-SPF from Spicejet were the two aircraft involved in the trial. Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) and KSU Aviation Pvt. Ltd. had got into an agreement in July 2018 for operating TaxiBot … Continue reading TaxiBot starts trials at New Delhi International Airport

Philippines Airlines puts New Delhi plans on hold

Philippines Airlines has put on hold its 4x weekly service to New Delhi from Manila. The news was first tweeted by Airlineroute on Friday. This comes just a month before the flights were to begin. Manila is one of the top 10 markets from New Delhi which is not served by a direct flight. The airli​​ne … Continue reading Philippines Airlines puts New Delhi plans on hold

Indian airports shine in Airports Council International (ACI) rankings

Airports Council International (ACI) World announced the winners of its Airport Service Quality Awards based on the opinion of the passengers. Seven airports from India have made it to the list in various categories this year. Last year, eleven airports from India were recognized in different categories. Delhi and Mumbai continued to top the “Over … Continue reading Indian airports shine in Airports Council International (ACI) rankings

Air India launches flights to Najaf from New Delhi

National carrier Air India has opened reservation for twice weekly flights to Najaf from New Delhi. The flights would operate at below timings AI901 DEL1400 – 1700NJF 14 AI902 NJF1800 – 0045 (+1)DEL 14 The flights are effective 14th February, leaving with very limited notice for filling up the aircraft. Schedule entry shows the flights … Continue reading Air India launches flights to Najaf from New Delhi

Philippines Airlines amends schedule to New Delhi

Philippines Airlines (PAL) had amended its schedule to New Delhi, where it commences flights effective 17th April 2019. The earlier schedule which did not cater to any connecting traffic, has been changed in favor of red-eye arrival and departure out of New Delhi. The new timings would be as below PR726 MNL2045 – 0100DEL (+1) … Continue reading Philippines Airlines amends schedule to New Delhi