New Delhi airport gears up for winter schedule

The Indira Gandhi International Airport, New Delhi is gearing up for the winter schedule. The airport, which handles the maximum traffic in the country and is also the largest by area, is activating Terminal 1 starting October 31, 2021. All three terminals will then be operational, for the first time since the pandemic began! All … Continue reading New Delhi airport gears up for winter schedule

Mumbai airport to re-open terminal 1 on phases

The Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International AIrport (CSMIA) at Mumbai will re-open its Terminal 1 (T1) for flight operations starting tomorrow (Oct 13, 2021). The opening will be done in phases with all domestic flights of Go First and Star Air shifting with immediate effect. This will be followed by flights of AirAsia India and Trujet … Continue reading Mumbai airport to re-open terminal 1 on phases

Airlines have started reporting profits, when will the page turn for airlines in India?

Over the last two days, there have been two positive news on the airline profitability front. Delta Air Lines - one of the top three US carriers reported a profit of $652 million in the second quarter of the calendar year. This is the first profit for the airline since the pandemic began and also … Continue reading Airlines have started reporting profits, when will the page turn for airlines in India?

Domestic passenger numbers fall below 1 lakh mark in India

The third of May saw the domestic passenger traffic drop below the 1 lakh mark after seven months. Only 97,761 passengers flew across 1306 flights on May 03, 2021. The passenger numbers are just 22.99% of pre-COVID numbers while the flight count is 41.66% of pre-COVID. This takes us back by seven months to August … Continue reading Domestic passenger numbers fall below 1 lakh mark in India