CSIA Mumbai airport creates record with 1,000 flights in a day

Highlights:

  • Mumbai airport created history for Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (CSIA) by becoming 1000th flight in a day when Air France flight AF 218 landed in Mumbai.  
  • This is one of the oldest aviation hub in India
  • The big storm that swept Mumbai late night saw over 25 incoming flights being diverted to other cities.
  • IndiGo’s flight from Kolkata (6E-961), which touched down there at 11.58 pm, was the last flight of that super busy day.
  • The previous record for the airport was 988 flight movements on May 19, which was an improvement over 980 flights witnessed on February 10.
  • The average daily flight movement is 950.