India is negotiating with several other countries to enter into bubble travel agreements. These include Singapore, Israel, Russia, Italy, Australia, New Zealand, South Korea, the Philippines, Thailand, Bangladesh and Kazakhstan. India has confirmed an air bubble agreement with Ukraine. Well, the number of countries with which India has an air bubble pact is 17. International flights from India and Ukraine will connect two nations. The Ukrainian capital, Kiev, will be the base of flights between the two countries. As part of the Vande Bharat mission, more flights, destinations and air bubbles will be put in place to facilitate international round-trip flights of stranded citizens. Although international commercial flights are prohibited, Indians can still travel to and from a few countries. This is possible because of the air bubbles or air corridors created by the Indian government with these countries. The Netherlands, Tanzania and Rwanda are the newcomers to the list of countries with which India has already implemented air bubble systems. India had placed air bubbles with Bahrain, Ukraine, Bangladesh, France, Afghanistan, Canada, Iraq, Germany, Qatar, Japan, Maldives, Nigeria, the United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom, the United States, Bhutan and Kenya. Now Indians can travel to a total of 21 international destinations.
Keep reading to find out the details. In another article in which she referred to the Netherlands, she added: „India has created an air bubble with the Netherlands effective 1 November 2020 and would remain valid until the resumption of regular international flights between the two countries.“ India adds a new country to the list of air bubbles arrangement: Japan has reported an increase in air bubble agreements between India and other countries, the Union of Civil Aviation Minister, Hardeep Singh Puri said: „The mission to bring back stranded citizens began on May 6, 2020 and is now ready to integrate into phase 7. International travel of more than 28 Lakh people has been facilitated so far. There are more flights and air bubble arrangements to do more. VBM continues… Several locations such as Hong Kong and Germany have suspended flights with India over Covid-19 cases or flight plans. Selected flights to international destinations have been underway since May as part of the Vande Bharat mission and bilateral air bubble pacts signed with different countries. India has recently expanded the transport bubble system in the Netherlands, Tanzania and Rwanda.