Aviation What IndiGo’s mammoth aircraft order (again!) really means Updated : October 31, 2019 08:13 AM IST The order for 300 Airbus planes is significant for IndiGo in many ways. By January 2016, IndiGo was 100 aircraft strong. A deal as large as 300 aircraft is not negotiated overnight and hence it is not possible to say that the order is timed to negate bad press after the disastrous results. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.