Thanks to Tyler and his ‘IFATC at Home’ initiative, we Indian controllers take this opportunity to fully staff Delhi (VIDP) and Mumbai (VABB). We will be enforcing real world procedures at these two airports.
Indian IFATC Team
Delhi-Indira Gandhi International Airport
Indira Gandhi International Airport serves as the major international aviation hub of the Indian capital city of New Delhi as well as India. The airport, spread over an area of 5,106 acres is situated in Palam. Named after former Prime Minister of India-Indira Gandhi. It is the busiest airport in India in terms of passenger traffic since 2009. It is also the busiest airport in the country in terms of cargo traffic, overtaking Mumbai.
Mumbai-Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport
Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport formerly known as Sahar International Airport, is the primary international airport serving the Mumbai Metropolitan Area. It is the second busiest airport in the country in terms of total and international passenger traffic after Delhi. It was the 14th busiest airport in Asia and 28th busiest airport in the world by passenger traffic in calendar year 2017. Its passenger traffic was about 49.8 million in year 2018. The airport is the second busiest in the country in terms of cargo traffic also. In March 2017, the airport overtook London Gatwick Airport as the world’s busiest airport with only one operational runway at a time.
- We plan to open at 2020-04-05T05:30:00Z.