Attention passengers! Delhi Airport will turn into a no-fly zone ahead of Republic Day 2020. Those flying in and out of the Delhi airport from January 18 to January 26, should note that there will be no flight operations for around two hours at the Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL) for seven days due to Republic Day 2020 Celebrations. The “no landing and take-off” restriction has been put in place by the Airports Authority of India (AAI) which has issued a notice to airmen (NOTAM). According to the NOTAM, there will be “no landing and take-off” at Delhi International Airport between 10.35 am and 12.15 pm on January 18, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24 and 26.
Flight operations by all airlines will be impacted as the Delhi Airport airspace will be closed citing security reasons. Flyers are advised to check with their respective airlines and plan accordingly. Since security check-in and frisking will be stringent, flyers must reach well in advance to avoid any inconvenience.