6 extra foreign airlines specific desire in working flights to Dhaka

Six additional foreign airways — Garuda Indonesia, Korean Air, Iran Air, Iraqi Airways and two airways from India — have expressed curiosity to work flights to Dhaka owing to favourable regulatory coverage, vibrant industry and substantial profitability.

Of the six airways — Garuda Indonesia, Korean Air, Iran Air, Iraqi Airways — have by now applied to the Civil Aviation Authority of Bangladesh in this regard while two airways of India have expressed their curiosity to run flights to Bangladesh, Group Captain Chy M Zia Ul Kabir, member (flight common & laws), CAAB, explained.

Apart from, Pakistan also explained its national flag carrier Pakistan Global Airlines is interested to resume its direct flights with Bangladesh after a recess of all over six a long time.

Previously British Airways, 1 of the world’s major airlines, also formally informed CAAB that they want to resume their operations from Dhaka following 11 a long time.

Garuda Indonesia, previously Garuda Indonesian Airways, is the flag carrier of Indonesia though Korean Air is the largest airline and flag provider of South Korea dependent on fleet size, intercontinental places and intercontinental flights.

Iran Air, branded as the airline of the Islamic Republic of Iran, is the flag provider of Iran, which is headquartered at Mehrabad Airport in Tehran when Iraqi Airways Business, functioning as Iraqi Airways is the countrywide provider of Iraq, headquartered on the grounds of Baghdad International Airport in Baghdad.

Zia ul Kabir explained to The Daily Star that they will sit in a consultation conference with Iraq even though course of action is underway to sit with Irani authorities.

“We have sought essential documents from those airlines and afterwards we will validate these. Aside from, officers of CAAB will also visit all those nations around the world for audit and later on frequency of flight will be preset just before offering closing authorization,” he also stated.