Canada announces extension of flight ban from India as it prepares for the return of direct flights

Date Announced:

September 21, 2021

Active Period:

Extension until September 26, 2021, at 23:59 EDT.


As Canada prepares for the return of direct flights from India to Canada, Transport Canada is announcing an extension of the Notice to Airmen (NOTAM) that restricts all direct commercial and private passenger flights to Canada from India. Once the restriction on direct flights expires, travellers eligible to enter Canada will be able to board direct flights from India to Canada so long as they satisfy several additional measures.

Departments and Agencies:

Transport Canada

Type of Administrative Action:

Immigration Category:



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