The Indian government has extended its ban on international commercial flights until the end of February.

Key Points:

  • The suspension of international commercial flights to and from India will remain in place until at least Feb. 28.
  • Authorities can allow select scheduled international flights on a case-by-case basis.
  • International cargo flights continue to operate normally as approved by the DGCA.
  • Evacuation and air bubble flights continue to operate.

Additional Information: In March 2020, all commercial international flights were suspended and has since been extended on a month-to-month basis.

BAL Analysis: The response to the COVID-19 pandemic continues to develop, and BAL will provide additional updates as information becomes available.

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