Saturday, February 11, 2023

IndiGo Passengers at Delhi Airport Suffer as Flight Gets Cancelled After Delayed Take-Off

On Friday, passengers on an IndiGo aircraft from Delhi to Leh had a difficult experience because the flight was delayed, then it took off, then it returned to the national capital, and then it was cancelled. According to passengers on flight 6E 291, the departure was supposed to take place about 8:20 am, but due to a delay, it happened at 1:30 pm. According to the passengers, the plane, which had about 180 people on board, spent some time flying over Leh but was unable to land, so it headed back to the airport in Delhi.

Amresh Kumar, one of the passengers, told PTI that at first, the pilot told the passengers that the flight would land at Chandigarh but later it came back to the Delhi airport. He also said that IndiGo officials have informed that the next flight to Leh is available only after February 18.

Passengers also staged a protest at Terminal 1 of the Delhi airport.

"IndiGo flight 6E 291 from Delhi to Leh was delayed due to bad weather conditions. We regret the inconvenience caused to the passengers," an IndiGo spokesperson said in a statement. The spokesperson did not mention about the cancellation of the flight.

11/02/23 ZeeNews

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