India-UAE Flight Suspension Extended Until July 6

SourceAl Bawaba
SectorTourism
CountryUAE

The suspension of passenger flights from India to UAE will continue until July 6, Dubai-based carrier Emirates told passengers.

“We’re further suspending our flights from India until 6th of July. Our website will be updated soon. If you need help with your booking, DM us your reference number & email address.

We’re here to help. Stay safe,” the airline said on Twitter while responding to a passenger.

Earlier this week, India’s budget carrier Air India Express tweeted out that the suspension on passenger flights from India to the UAE will continue until July 6.

The suspension of incoming passenger traffic from India to the UAE began on April 24. It was extended on May 4 by the UAE’s National Emergency Crisis and Disaster Management Authority (NCEMA) in light of a deadly second wave of Covid-19 currently affecting India.

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