#startingconversations-#startingconversations

International Flights Resume From Chennai Airport

After four months of halting services, the Chennai International Airport has decided to restart its services. The airport is usually the third busiest airport in the country. During the four months lockdown, only repatriation and domestic flights were allowed to function. 

The Indian authorities have established an air corridor with the UAE under which the Chennai International Airport will operate its flights. The flights will fly to locations in the UAE like Dubai, Abu Dhabi, and Sharjah. 

Safety Measures by airport authorities

To ensure the safety of passengers as well as flight personnel, the airport has arranged for isolation rooms and disinfection of luggage. Social distancing will be a top priority and each of the passengers will be given Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).

Chennai Airport

Apart from these measures, there are certain rules that all passengers will have to follow. For eg., thermal screening will be made compulsory. Also, passengers coming from abroad will have to go through a COVID test. 

Passengers will also have to apply for an e-pass and show them to the airport authorities. The e-pass can be availed from the Tamil Nadu State website. 

Currently, only Ethaid is operating flights from Abu Dhabi to Chennai. These passengers too need to submit a COVID negative certificate before onboarding the flight.

Also Read: Bengaluru Airport Resumes Flights To 14 International Destinations

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Related

More Articles Like This

More from the Author

Nijhawan Group Appointed As The India Representation For Swiss-Belhotel International

Nijhawan Group has been appointed the India Sales, Marketing & Public Relations representation office for Swiss-Belhotel International. The hotel chain is ranked...

India Invited To Meet The West Midlands As The Birmingham 2022 Queen’s Baton Relay Arrives

With just under 200 days to go until the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games begins in Birmingham, England, the Queen’s Baton Relay has...

Singapore Committed to Reopening Borders Even as Omicron Spreads

As the Asian country looks beyond the mounting number of coronavirus cases, Transport Minister S. Iswaran said in Parliament on Monday that...

Norway Announces Entry Quarantine for More EU Travellers

Visitors from more European Union and Schengen Area countries are subject to quarantine requirements upon arrival in Norway since January 10, 2022.