New Delhi: The Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport, situated within the outskirts of the nationwide capital, has bagged second place after Singapore’s Changi Airport as Safest within the World for Proper Covid-19 Health and Safety Protocols. ALSO READ | AstraZeneca Covid-19 Vaccine Trial Volunteer Dies In Brazil, Testing To Continue
Delhi’s IGI secured second place amongst the world’s most secure airports. The Delhi International Airport Ltd (DIAL) stated that ‘Safe Travel Barometer’ has licensed Delhi airport because the second most secure airport for efficient implementation of coronavirus health and security protocols.
“Close on the heels of Singapore Changi Airport, which scored 4.7 out of 5, Delhi’s IGI Airport has bagged the second place within the ‘Safe Travel Barometer’s’ checklist by scoring 4.6,” DIAL stated in an official assertion.
Besides Delhi, Germany’s Frankfurt Airport and China’s Chengdu Shuangliu airport additionally bagged second place securing 4.6 factors out of 5. Safe Travel Barometer initiative ‘Safe Travel Score’ is an industry-first of a sort, which assessed greater than 200 airports on their implementation of coronavirus health and security protocols throughout the Covid-19 pandemic.
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The barometer is taken into account among the many world’s largest and most complete instruments to observe traveler health and security protocols.
In 2010, IGI Airport was conferred the fourth finest airport award on this planet within the 15–25 million class, and Best Improved Airport within the Asia-Pacific Region by Airports Council International. The airport was rated because the Best airport on this planet within the 25–40 million passengers’ class in 2015, by Airports Council International.
Delhi Airport was awarded The Best Airport in Central Asia and Best Airport Staff in Central Asia on the Skytrax World Airport Awards 2015.IGI additionally stood first within the new rankings for 2015 Airport Service Quality (ASQ) Awards performed by Airports Council International.
The airport, together with Mumbai Airport was adjudged “World’s Best Airport” at Airport Service Quality Awards 2017 within the highest class of airports dealing with greater than 40 million passengers yearly.
Delhi’s IGI airport is among the greatest airport within the nation spreading throughout large three terminals , that handles round 67 million (2019) passengers per yr and as many as 1300 arrivals and departures from 70 completely different home and worldwide airways each day before lockdown.
The airport halted its business flight operations after the lockdown was imposed because of the Coronavirus pandemic.
[Attribution ABP News]