Sunday, January 08, 2023

Delhi Cold Wave: IGI airport faces massive disruptions due to dense fog, 20 flights delayed

Delhi Airport is facing consistent flight delays because of bad weather. On Sunday, around 20 planes from the capital's Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) were delayed till 1 pm as a result of bad weather and other operational problems. Around 13 inbound flights from various destinations were delayed at the Indira Gandhi International Airport due to the cold wave conditions and dense fog that are now affecting North India, including the nation's capital.

"There was no flight diversion reported till 6 AM," said an official at the airport. "Visibility is very low at the airport amid the severe cold that we all have been experiencing," said passengers at Delhi`s IGI.On Saturday, the IGIA issued an advisory and launched procedures in view o low visibility conditions caused due to fog.

Airport authorities, in the advisory to the passengers, said that several procedures had been undertaken to counter the menace of low visibility at the airport. The Airport also requested the passengers to contact the concerned airline for the latest information about their flight status, authorities said. 

08/01/23 ZeeNews

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