.@airindiain advise that all tickets for their September flights to Australia have been sold. The High Commission does not receive advance notice if Air India flight bookings are open. We share Air India`s flight information as soon as possible. #COVID19 #flights pic.twitter.com/7EyDJfIShT One of them is Rohit Keswani, stranded in the western Indian state of Gujarat, who has been trying to get his life back in Canberra since March, but without luck. Hardeep Singh Puri also announced that India was negotiating with 13 other countries to resume international air operations. These include Italy, New Zealand, Australia, Israel, Kenya, the Philippines, Russia, Singapore, South Korea and Thailand. Here is the full list of countries with which India has signed an air bubble pact: such an agreement will also allow the members of the group to revive trade relations between them and stimulate sectors such as travel and tourism. The Baltic countries, Estonia, Lithuania and Latvia, were the first to create an air bubble that allowed free travel between themselves while limiting external people. EU Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri recently said the government was continuing to try to conclude air bubble pacts with 13 countries, including Italy, New Zealand, Australia, Israel, Kenya, the Philippines, Russia, Singapore, South Korea and Thailand. Although the ban on international flights is in effect until November 30, Indian nationals can travel to Australia as part of the air bubble agreement signed between the two countries. Read also - Unjustified and ill-informed: MEA responds to Justin Trudeau`s remarks on the peasant protest in India In response to SBS Punjabi`s request, the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade had previously stated that its "first priority" was the creation of a safe travel zone with New Zealand. New Delhi | Jagran News Desk: All international flights to and from India have been banned after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced on March 24 a national closure to break the highly contagious coronavirus chain. However, as the situation improved slightly, the centre set up an air bubble with several countries, allowing international passengers to resume their flights in India.
India is currently negotiating travel agreements with 13 other countries, including countries with significant traffic, such as Singapore, Australia and Thailand. Other countries that are also considering bubbles are South Korea, New Zealand, Russia and Israel. However, these conversations could be held back by India`s high infections with COVID. As has already been said, there are 16 agreements with the following countries: unlike the Vande Bharat mission, the Air Bubble Pact is a bilateral agreement between two countries that allows passengers to travel freely without registering with the government. In the Vande Bharat mission, you have to report your name to the Indian Embassy to fly from a particular country.