Air India and its low-cost subsidiary Air India Express are operating ten repatriation flights on the third day of Vande Bharat Mission today.
Routes served under this include Kuwait-Kochi, Doha-Kochi, Muscat-Kochi, Sharjah-Lucknow and Kuala Lumpur- Tiruchirappalli by Air India Express; and Dhaka-Delhi, London-Mumbai, San Francisco-Mumbai, Kuala Lumpur-Mumbai and Kuwait-Hyderabad by Air India.
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High Commission of India, London took to Twitter to announce about the first Air India repatriation flight from London to Mumbai which is 100 per cent booked.
A total of 14,800 stranded nationals will be brought back to India under the Vande Bharat Mission — out of which around 2,300 arrived on the first day and 1,092 on the second day from Singapore, Dhaka, Riyadh, Bahrain and Dubai.
In other news, Air India has issued a special advisory for Indian students seeking to travel outbound the airline’s flights to the USA, under F and M visa category.