IndiGo to cancel 30 flights per day till March-end: Media reports

The cancellations represent 2% of the airline company’s flights and that operation would be normalised completely by March 31, 2019

Feb 14, 2019 03:02 IST India Infoline News Service

InterGlobe Aviation (IndiGo) is planning to cancel 30 flights per day scheduled for February and March to stabilize operations and adjust crew rosters, media reports stated.

The cancellations represent 2% of the airline company’s flights and that operation would be normalised completely by March 31, 2019, media reports stated citing IndiGo statement.

The company had canceled 49 flights on Wednesday and the same has been informed to aviation regulator Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA).

"The cancellations on February 13 were caused by several factors like anticipated weather conditions on February 14 and NOTAMS at various airports. This resulted in extended duty times which then made it necessary to re-roster our crew and optimize our operations," the company said in a statement.

Interglobe Aviation Ltd's ended at Rs1,162.10, down by Rs12 or 1.02%, from its previous close of Rs1,174.10 on the BSE.
The scrip opened at Rs1,155 and touched a high and low of Rs1,184 and Rs1,153.45, respectively. A total of, 18,678 (NSE+BSE) shares have traded on the counter. The current market cap of the company is Rs44,671.92cr.

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