NOTAM G0804/20

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Q) VIXX/QXXXX/IV/NBO/W/000/999/

A) VIDF VABF VECF VOMF

B) 2009301555 C) 2010311829

E) COVID-19: IN ORDER TO RESTRICT THE SPREAD OF COVID-19 (NOVEL CORONA VIRUS 2019) DISEASE IN INDIA, FOLLOWING RESTRICTIONS ARE IMPOSED ON ALL SCHEDULED INDIAN AND FOREIGN AIRLINES ENGAGED IN INTERNATIONAL AIR TRANSPORTATION TO/FROM INDIA:

1. NO SCHEDULED INTERNATIONAL COMMERCIAL PASSENGER AIRCRAFT SHALL TAKE OFF FROM ANY FOREIGN AIRPORT FOR ANY AIRPORT IN INDIA AFTER 0001 UTC OF 22 MAR 2020 TILL 1829 UTC OF 31 OCT2020.

2. THESE INSTRUCTIONS ARE IN ADDITION TO THE TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS/ ADVISORIES ALREADY ISSUED AND UNDER IMPLEMENTATION.

3. THE RESTRICTIONS DO NOT APPLY TO ACFT OPERATED IN THE FOLLOWING CIRCUMSTANCES:
- AIRCRAFT IN A STATE OF EMERGENCY
- AT ALTERNATE AERODROMES IDENTIFIED IN A FLT PLAN (INCLUDING THOSE FOR EDTO)
- CARGO FLIGHTS
- TECHNICAL LANDINGS WHERE PASSENGERS DO NOT DISEMBARK

4. OPERATIONS RELATED TO HUMANITARIAN AID, MEDICAL SUPPLIES OR RELIEF FLIGHTS WILL NEED APPROVAL FROM DIRECTOR GENERAL OF CIVIL AVIATION, INDIA. THIS WILL REQUIRE COORDINATION BETWEEN THE DIPLOMATIC REPRESENTATIVES FROM CONCERNED COUNTRY IN INDIA AND THE MINISTRY OF CIVIL AVIATION.

5. THE ABOVE ARE TEMPORARY MEASURES TO RESTRICT THE SPREAD OF COVID-19, AND ARE SUBJECT TO REVIEW BY GOVERNMENT.

6. OVERFLYING FLIGHTS TO OPERATE WITH DUE PERMISSION AS PER PROCEDURES ALREADY IN PLACE.)