India national carrier Air India on Wednesday said that it will operate 75 additional repatriation flights under Vande Bharat Mission Phase 3 from India to select destinations in the USA and Canada from 9th to 30th June 2020.
This includes flights to New York, Newark, Chicago, Washington, SFO, Vancouver & Toronto.
All the additional flights to the USA and Canada will operate from Delhi and Mumbai only.
#flyAI: Under #MissionVandeBharat, AI will be operating 75 flights from India to select destinations in USA and Canada from 9th to 30th June 2020. Bookings on these flights, ex India only, will tentatively be open from 1700 Hrs on 5th June 2020 only through Air India website.— Air India (@airindiain) June 3, 2020Advertisement
Vande Bharat Mission Phase 3 – Tentative Flight Schedule
|Delhi||San Francisco||AI173||Daily||June 12-30|
|Delhi||Chicago||–||Daily||June 11-30 (Except June 28)|
|Mumbai||New York Newark||AI191||1-3-5||June 19 to 29|
|Delhi||New York JFK||AI101||–||June 24, 28 and 30|
|Delhi||Washington DC||AI103||–||June 19, 22, 24, 27|
Bookings for the Repatriation Flights will be open on 05th June 2020 from 1700 hrs.
The eligibility criteria and visa requirements for Indians to travel abroad on repatriation flights has changed and as per the new rules by Ministry of Home Affairs;
“Only those persons shall be allowed to travel to the destination countries, who are citizens of that country; who hold visas of at least one-year duration of that country; and green card or OCI cardholder.”Advertisement
“Indian Nationals who are holding visa of that country, with a minimum residual validity of three months. In case an Indian National is having a confirmed offer of employment/internship/admission in an educational institution, he/ she can be allowed with a visa of that country, with a minimum residual validity of one month.”
Booking for the Repatriation Flights can be done through below link:
(More details will be added when available)
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