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India’s suspension of scheduled int’l flights

Extended till Feb 28


By BSS
Published : 19 Jan 2022 10:34 PM | Updated : 20 Jan 2022 02:38 PM

In view of Covid-19 pandemic, India on Wednesday decided to extend the suspension of scheduled international flights to and from the country till February 28, 2022.

“The competent authority has decided to extend the suspension of scheduled international commercial passenger services to/from India till 2359 hrs of 28th February, 2022,” said a circular issued by Director General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) in New Delhi on Wednesday.

It said the restrictions shall not apply to international all-cargo operations and flights specially approved by DGCA. 

However, flights operating under the air-bubble arrangement will not be affected, the DGCA the circular said.          

Currently, Biman Bangladesh Airlines and US Bangla Airlines are operating commercial passenger flights between Bangladesh and India under the air-bubble arrangement.

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