According to Economic times, Delhi-Bengaluru flight was stationed at the Delhi airport tarmac for more than 7 hours until early Monday morning due to non-availability of the crew, with passengers kept waiting in the shuttle, and then inside the plane or sitting on the tarmac.
Problem is @IndiGo6E has grown bigger than shoes n their attitude is of terrorists mindset, keep harassing people n top of that demands money for everything, protected by Govt. Indigo passengers stranded on tarmac for 7 hours for non-availability of crew https://t.co/cKvH3WKhxc
— UD (@udaymishra007) May 14, 2018
” Parents faced something similar during the last storm. Problem is lack of information & truthful info. IndiGo: IndiGo passengers stranded on tarmac for 7 hours for non-availability of crew “
The flight 6E 2977 was supposed to take off at 10:40 pm. Angry passengers flooded Twitter with posts accusing the airline of shoddy service. Some photographs showed sleepless, harrowed passengers seated or reclining on the tarmac in the late hours .
“DEL-BLR 6E2977 delayed by over 7 hours (22:40 to 6:40). Kept us like cattle in the bus. And then like dogs on the asphalt of the runway. Peanuts and frooti offered at 6:00 am. Not allowed to get on flight,” said a tweet from Pranith Alagwadi, a disgruntled passenger