Friday, January 04, 2019

Flyers alert: Flights at Delhi Airport delayed, airlines issue fog advisory

New Delhi : Flyers faced tough time at Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport as nearly 200 flights were delayed on Thursday, due to the dense fog in the national capital.

The flight operations at Delhi airport was also affected today due to the low visibility which affected departures of flight.

With dense fog blanketing the national capital, most of the airlines issued guidelines and advisories including IndiGo, Jet Airways, Vistara and SpiceJet, asking their passengers to check their flight status before heading for the airport.

Due to the impact of bad weather in Delhi, all departures, arrivals and their consequential flights might be affected, SpiceJet was quoted as saying.

"Departures have now resumed from DEL, after being held up for last 2 hours and 30 mins due to fog. Arrivals were however continuing during the time, although with delays," Vistara informed on Twitter.

Due to adverse weather conditions (fog) at Delhi airport, our flights to and from Delhi have been affected, Jet Airways said.
"Due to expected poor visibility at #Delhi and #Bengaluru airport, flight departures and arrivals may be impacted. Do check your flight status before you leave for the airport," tweeted Indigo.
04/05/19  BusinessToday.In