IGI’s Delhi Airport Terminal-2 to Restart Operations from 1st October
By: Ashwathy Nair
- Delhi airport will reopen for domestic flight operations at T2 after six months of shutdown.
- The terminal will reopen in phases and the number of flights will increase gradually.
- Several measures have been implemented at the airport ensuring passenger’s safety.
After a long gap of shutting operations for around six months, Delhi Airport Terminal-2 will resume its operations from 1st October 2020. The operations at Indira Gandhi International Airport Terminal-2 will resume with a total number of 96 air traffic movements which will be as 48 departures and 48 arrivals per day and by the end of October month, it will be increasing progressively up to 180.
The Terminal-2 will be restarting its operations with IndiGo’s 2000 (6E 2000 – 6E 2999)series flights along with the entire operations of GoAir in the initial phase. “About 27 counters, which include 11 for GoAir and 16 for IndiGo – have been created to cater to the passengers of respective flights”. (Source: timesofindia)
As per (DIAL) Delhi International Airport, the first flight that is scheduled from terminal-2 after the resumption, will be of Srinagar-bound Indigo aircraft. It will depart at 6:25 am. “After the resumption, flights will cater to 20 destinations from T-2 which will include Ahmedabad, Amritsar, Bhubaneswar, Bhopal, Bengaluru, Cochin, Guwahati, Indore, Jammu, Lucknow, Chennai, Patna, Srinagar, Trivandrum, and Visakapatnam among others”.(Source: timesofindia)
“Delhi Airport is ready for the resumption of its domestic flight operations at Terminal 2 after a six-month of the shutdown. We’d prefer to guarantee passengers that at Delhi airport, they will be in a safe and healthy atmosphere. We have applied several measures at the airport to assure the protection of passengers without compromising their comfort and experience. Our teams have worked round the clock to sanitize the vast terminal. DIAL will continue its awareness drive by educating and reassuring passengers to keep up social distance while at the airport”, the CEO of Delhi International Airport (DIAL), Videh Kumar Jaipuriar said.