Dubai Suspends All Air India Express Flights For 15 Days
The Dubai Civil Aviation Authority has again suspended Air India Express flight operations to and from the Dubai airport.
The flights have been suspended for 15 days from 18th September until 2nd October, as per the official notice.
The suspension notice states that the airline had carried a Covid-19 positive passenger on September 4, on flight IX1135, from Jaipur to Dubai, and because of this, the Dubai has suspended all Air India Express flights to and from India.
Here is the notice:
“In addition to the suspension of operation, you will be further notified to pay all the expenditure incurred by the respective authorities for medical services and/or quarantine of any passenger(s) and the other passengers in that flight and also any other expenditure connected thereto.
For the resumption of operation to Dubai Airports, you will be requested to submit a detailed corrective action/procedure implemented to prevent such incidents from occurring again, for this authority review and assessment.”
Air India Express Flight Suspension Notice Dubai
Dubai International Airport has indicated the status “canceled” for all Air India Express flights scheduled for Friday.
The passengers have received messages that some of the flights to Sharjah International Airport have been postponed on Friday “for operational reasons”.
"Therefore, all operation of Air India Express to Dubai Airports is temporarily suspended, for a duration of 15 days, effective from 00:01 hrs on Friday 18th September 2020 until 23:59 hrs of 2nd October 2020," it said.
For the resumption of the Air India Express flights to Dubai, Air India has been requested to submit a detailed corrective action or procedure implemented to prevent such incidents from occurring again.
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