Biman, US-Bangla and Novoair to carry international passengers on domestic flights amid lockdown: Caab
Domestic flights of Biman Bangladesh Airlines, US-Bangla Airlines and Novoair will continue to carry passengers of international flights during the countrywide strict lockdown from July 23 to August 5.
The Civil Aviation Authority of Bangladesh (Caab) announced the continuation of services for international passengers in a circular today.
"To facilitate the movement of the international flights passengers originiating/destined from/to different parts of Bangladesh, Caab decided to relax the restrictions imposed on the domestic flights and allowed to continue the scheduled domestic flights of Biman Bangladesh Airlines, US-Bangla Airlines and Novo Air to carry only the passengers of international flights," the Caab circular said.
This will be valid from 6:00am on July 23 and continue till 11:59pm on August 5, said Caab.
"In such cases, airlines shall ensure that the domestic flight tickets are issued to the passengers having international air tickets only and the documents/proof of their international flight shall further be checked during their check-in and boarding," the Caab circular added.