International Flights Latest News: As India is looking to open up international air routes with the US, the UK, France and Germany, several other countries have opened their airspace for international flights. In fact, Delta Air Lines said it would be the first passenger flight to resume services between the US and China. The twice-weekly flights from Seattle will travel through Seoul, South Korea, before reaching Shanghai.Also Read - International Flights: Air Tickets to UAE, Qatar, Kuwait Become Costlier From Tamil Nadu. Here’s Why
Here is a list of countries which have opened international flights — some for specific tourists Also Read - DGCA Alerts Airports A Day After Two Birds Hit Planes, Asks To Take Steps To Minimize Risks
Jamaica: June 15
Bermuda, Bahamas: June 22
Greece: Open to passengers from EU, China, Japan, Israel, New Zealand
Germany: June 15
France: June 15
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Airlines which have started operation or are about to start
Dubai’s Emirates have flights to London Heathrow, Frankfurt, Paris, Milan, Madrid, Chicago, Toronto, Sydney and Melbourne. It has recently suspended flights from Pakistan
Air Canada reportedly resumed flights to the United States with six destinations being served by May 25, including New York-LaGuardia, Washington-Dulles, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Boston and Chicago.
Malaysia Airlines reportedly resumes limited flight operations across the network for domestic from June 2020. It will start international services in July.
Etihad Airways will start flights to over 40 destinations starting from July.
India’s airlines Air India, IndiGo, SpiceJet are operating international flights under the Vande Bharat Mission.