Direct flights on the Baku-Minsk route to be resumed
By TrendRegular charter flights on the Baku-Minsk route are planned to be resumed from the beginning of December.Starting from December 4, 2020, Belavia shall commence operation of regular flights on the Baku-Minsk route. Flights between the two capitals shall be performed four times a week – on Tuesdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.The flights shall be operated from Terminal 1 of Heydar Aliyev International Airport.It should be noted that only passengers who have citizenship or a right of entry to the country of destination, as well as those tested negative for COVID-19, will be permitted ...
More charter flights from US expected: AmCham
Photo: Courtesy of the Shanghai Airport Immigration Inspection StationThere could be more charter flights from the US to China, not only to Beijing but also to other areas, a member of the American Chamber of Commerce in China (AmCham China) Northeast Chapter hinted on Thursday.Executives and staff of US companies based in the northeast region of China shared their experience of bringing foreign employees back to China during an online session on Thursday.Responding to the Global Times' question on potential charter flights, Ladon Ghalili, director of Epoch Technologies and chairman of the exe...
HAITI-TRANSPORTATION- Haiti to organise charter flights to rescue citizens in French Antilles
The government of Haiti is in the process of organizing a charger flight to facilitate the repatriation of citizens who have been stranded in the French Antilles following restrictions applied on international air travel due to COVID-19.On Thursday, the Embassy of Haiti in Paris, France, informed. The Haitian community that the Consulate General of Haiti in Point-a-Petre, Guadeloupe, Martinique, French Saint Martin and Dominica, is organizing the flight operated by Air Antilles.The flight, scheduled for September 15, will depart Guadeloupe to Haiti.The Embassy also said that any interested Hai...
US tightens chokehold on Cuba, blocks private charter flights
Washington (AFP) - The United States announced Thursday it is suspending all private charter flights to Cuba, intensifying its drive to starve the Havana government of revenue over its human rights record and support for Venezuela's leftist president.The new punishment completes travel sanctions under which all such charter flights had been banned except to Havana. Now, Cuba's capital is off-limits as well. Private charter travel to Havana was popular among Miami-area celebrities and business executives.The move comes as President Donald Trump faces a tough re-election battle in which Florida ...
S. Korea airline cancels charter flights to Japan amid frayed ties
A South Korean airline has decided to cancel charter flights to a western Japanese city due to falling demand for package tours as Tokyo and Seoul have found themselves increasingly at odds over wartime issues, local government officials said Friday.Six round-trip flights from Gimpo airport in South Korea to Izumo airport in Shimane Prefecture from Saturday to July 25 will be canceled.The prefectural government said Korea Express Air has notified it of the plan. "We have heard from a travel agency that there are repercussions such as tour cancellations and difficulties to attract customers in ...
Italy threatens to shut airports over migrant 'charter flights'
Rome (AFP) - Italy's far-right Interior Minister Matteo Salvini threatened Sunday to shut the country's airports after media reported that Germany planned to send charter flights of rejected asylum-seekers to Italy."If someone in Berlin or Brussels thinks of dropping dozens of migrants via non-authorised charter flights in Italy, they should know that there is not and there will be no airport available," Salvini said on Twitter."We will close the airports like we closed our ports," he added in reference to Italy's decision this summer to ban migrant rescue boats from entering its harbours.His ...