Delhi IGI airport: In a major development that will suit the convenience of flyers boarding charter flight services and private jets, Delhi airport (DEL) authority has decided to have a fixed-base operator (FBO) terminal. The dedicated terminal at Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGI) in the national capital will cater to the charter flight services and private jets. The operations will commence from the month of October this year, according to an IANS report.
The aforementioned facility is available at large and busy airports around the world. Apart from providing a designated terminal to those who use private jets and charter flights, such facilities would also help expand the general aviation services, the report said. An airport authority grants the FBO right to operators. FBO is a commercial business right under which aeronautical services are provided. These services include parking, fuelling, flight instruction, aircraft rental, and aircraft maintenance. Read more