The aviation regulator further clarified that international scheduled flights may be allowed on selected routes by the "competent authority on case to case basis".
India has entered into air bubble arrangements with multiple countries even though regular international flights remain banned owing to the COVID-19 pandemic.Under an air bubble pact between two countries, special international passenger flights can be operated by their airlines into each other's territories.Scheduled international flights have been suspended in India since March 23 due to the coronavirus outbreak. However, special international passenger flights have been operating in India under the Vande Bharat Mission since May and under bilateral air bubble arrangements formed between India and other countries since July.
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