Coronavirus: PIA flights to Saudi Arabia suspended

Remigio Civitarese
Dicembre 21, 2020

The announcement comes after Saudi Arabia also suspended all worldwide flights and closed its borders for one week late on Sunday.

Biman Bangladesh Airlines also suspended all its flights bound for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) for a week as the kingdom government imposed ban on all global commercial flights due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Air Arabia confirmed the suspension of all flights to Saudi Arabia temporarily until further notice in line with Riyadh's decision to suspend air traffic. "These flights include PK-9739 and PK-9760".

There is one flight a week between Bangladesh and the United Kingdom, while several foreign carriers ferry passengers via different cities.

He asked passengers to register their phone numbers through the call centre so that they can be provided timely updates about the flights.

The state-run airline also suspended all flights to Mascot in Oman for one week with effect from today as the country suspended all global flights.

Second: Suspending entry to the Kingdom through land and sea ports temporarily for one week, which can be extended for another week. The mutation is believed to be more contagious. The source said that the new ban could be extended for an additional week.

The measures do not apply to movement of goods from countries where the new COVID-19 strain has not appeared, said a ministry statement carried on state news agency SPA. "Under the instruction of our President and in coordination with our Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure, a temporary suspension has been issued for flights from England, Denmark, the Netherlands, and South Africa to our country", Turkish Health Minister Fahrettin Koca said on Twitter.

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