172@29@17@241!~!172@29@0@53!~!|news|india|international-flights-on-september-21-here-are-flights-operated-by-air-india-under-vande-bharat-mission-5863381.html!~!news|moneycontrol|com!~!|controller|infinite_scroll_article.php!~!is_mobile=false
Moneycontrol
FREE virtual training session on Passive Income Secrets: October 24 and 25, 2020, 10am to 1pm. Register Now!
you are here: HomeNewsIndia
Last Updated : Sep 21, 2020 08:19 AM IST | Source: Moneycontrol.com

International flights on September 21: Here are flights operated by Air India under Vande Bharat Mission

International flights: Check flights leaving for and from India to bring back stranded Indians.


International flights: The Centre started the ‘Vande Bharat Mission’ on May 6 to help those stranded due to the novel coronavirus pandemic reach their destinations via international repatriation flights.

According to the Civil Aviation Ministry, 5,396 repatriation flights were operated by the Air India Group under the Vande Bharat Mission till September 19, carrying over 7.809 lakh passengers. Of these, 2,700 were inbound flights carrying 4,68,280 passengers and 2,696 were outbound flights with 2,40,967 fliers.

Close

The mission is currently in its Phase 6 which will continue until October 31.

COVID-19 Vaccine

Frequently Asked Questions

View more
How does a vaccine work?

A vaccine works by mimicking a natural infection. A vaccine not only induces immune response to protect people from any future COVID-19 infection, but also helps quickly build herd immunity to put an end to the pandemic. Herd immunity occurs when a sufficient percentage of a population becomes immune to a disease, making the spread of disease from person to person unlikely. The good news is that SARS-CoV-2 virus has been fairly stable, which increases the viability of a vaccine.

How many types of vaccines are there?

There are broadly four types of vaccine — one, a vaccine based on the whole virus (this could be either inactivated, or an attenuated [weakened] virus vaccine); two, a non-replicating viral vector vaccine that uses a benign virus as vector that carries the antigen of SARS-CoV; three, nucleic-acid vaccines that have genetic material like DNA and RNA of antigens like spike protein given to a person, helping human cells decode genetic material and produce the vaccine; and four, protein subunit vaccine wherein the recombinant proteins of SARS-COV-2 along with an adjuvant (booster) is given as a vaccine.

What does it take to develop a vaccine of this kind?

Vaccine development is a long, complex process. Unlike drugs that are given to people with a diseased, vaccines are given to healthy people and also vulnerable sections such as children, pregnant women and the elderly. So rigorous tests are compulsory. History says that the fastest time it took to develop a vaccine is five years, but it usually takes double or sometimes triple that time.

View more
Show

Follow our LIVE blog for the latest updates on the novel coronavirus pandemic

Here is the repatriation international flights schedule for September 21:

Air India repatriation schedule for September 21: Ex-India to foreign stations (in local time)

> AI 1929: Delhi (00.15) to Dubai
> AI 1925: Delhi (6.25) to Riyadh
> AI 1965: Mumbai (10.45) to Jeddah
> AI 0302: Delhi (13.55) to Sydney
> AI 0314: Delhi (22.20) to Hong Kong

> AI 0951: Hyderabad (22.30) to Dubai

Air India repatriation schedule for September 21: Ex-foreign stations to India (in local time)

> AI 1930: Dubai to Lucknow (8.45)
> AI 1966: Jeddah to Hyderabad (22.40)

> AI 1926: Riyadh to Mumbai (16.45)

Air India Express repatriation schedule for September 21: Ex-foreign stations to India (in local time)

> IX 1384: Dubai (10:30) to Mangaluru (17:15)
> IX 1744: Dubai (20:30) to Kannur (1:40)
> IX 1136: Dubai (18:15) to Delhi (23:15)
> IX 1194: Dubai (16:30) to Delhi (23:50)
> IX 1114: Abu Dhabi (15:15) to Delhi (22:10)
> IX 1442: Muscat (11:00) to Kochi (16:10)
> IX 1554: Muscat (14:40) to Trivandrum (20:00)
> IX 1674: Doha (13:00) to Trichy (20:00)
> IX 1252: Sharjah (17:00) to Mumbai (21:30)
> IX 1354: Sharjah (12:00) to Kozhikode (17:40)
> IX 1474: Bahrain (13:00) to Kochi (20:10)
> IX 1681: Singapore (19:00) to Trichy (20:45)

> IX 1694: Kuwait (14:00) to Chennai (21:45)

Air India Express repatriation schedule for September 21: Ex-India to foreign stations (in local time)

> IX 1383: Mangaluru (7:40) to Dubai (9:30)
> IX 1743: Kannur (17:05) to Dubai (19:30)
> IX 1135: Delhi (13:50) to Dubai (17:30)
> IX 1141: Delhi (13:25) to Dubai (15:30)
> IX 1115: Delhi (12:10) to Abu Dhabi (14:15)
> IX 1443: Kochi (8:00) to Muscat (10:00)
> IX 1549: Trivandrum (11:25) to Muscat (13:40)
> IX 1673: Trichy (10:05) to Doha (12:00)
> IX 1251: Mumbai (14:15) to Sharjah (16:00)
> IX 1351: Kozhikode (8:35) to Sharjah (11:00)
> IX 1473: Kochi (9:45) to Bahrain (12:00)
> IX 1682: Trichy (11:05) to Singapore (18:00)

> IX 1693: Chennai (10:10) to Kuwait (13:00)

Click here for Moneycontrol’s full coverage of the novel coronavirus pandemic
First Published on Sep 21, 2020 07:46 am
Sections