Domestic Flights may increase overall capacity by Diwali, says Puri

Domestic Flights

While the Pandemic has ruined many ceremonies and reunion plans due to the suspension of flights – both domestic and international – there stirs up some hope for domestic flights in the months to come. Union Aviation minister Hardeep Puri said that he hopes the number of domestic flights will reach 55-60 percent of the pre-coronavirus level by Diwali this year.  Due to the nationwide lockdown, the entire country has been facing massive amounts of financial losses. The aviation sector has also incurred massive losses due to the two-month-long suspension…

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Air India carrying 200 Indians from Sharjah to arrive tomorrow

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Surely, the pandemic has had disastrous outcomes to many due to the implementation of strict lockdowns. However, the sky seems to have fallen harder on those who were working in the Middle Eastern countries and found all their ways back home locked for the foreseeable future. In the light of such happenings, the Indian government on Monday announced that it plans to begin a structured and phased repatriation of its citizens stuck abroad from the 7th of May 2020. The Air India flight with around 200 Indians will depart from…

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Air India opens bookings for foreigners, visa holders on outbound repatriation flights

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Foreign nationals or valid visa holders will be charged the same fare as Indian nationals who want a seat on the inbound repatriation flights, they said. Air India has opened bookings for eligible foreign nationals and valid visa holders of the UK, the USA and Singapore for outbound repatriation flights that will be operated between May 7 and May 14 under the Vande Bharat mission, officials said. Foreign nationals or valid visa holders will be charged the same fare as Indian nationals who want a seat on the inbound repatriation flights,…

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