Saudi Airlines issued a new statement and clarification through its official platform on the social networking site Twitter, as part of its response to a customer's question about the position of the banned countries when implementing the decision to resume flying, especially one of the countries currently banned from traveling to or coming from.
The recent clarification of Saudi Airlines was an answer and clarification to a single question: Will the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia issue a decision to lift the suspension of travel to all countries, including the list of banned countries.
In a related development, the Saudi aviation has confirmed that the decision to allow travel does not apply to any country for which the committee issues its decision to suspend travel due to the outbreak of the Corona pandemic, and in this context, Saudi Airlines followed up with the text: “Welcome, our dear guest, lift the suspension of all international flights. It applies to countries where the relevant official committee decides to suspend travel to or from it, due to the outbreak of the Coronavirus.
Saudi Airlines has set the date for the start of permitting international flights, which was decided to take effect from one in the morning on Monday, May 17, 2021 AD.
It is worth noting that the Ministry of Interior in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia had previously announced the granting and suspension of entry for arriving travelers, especially those coming from about 20 countries, the territories of the Kingdom were included in the list of banned countries as part of measures to reward the Corona virus, and the entry of non-citizens, diplomats and health practitioners was prohibited. And their families since last February 3.