Direct international flight service from Bhubaneswar's Biju Patnaik International Airport (BPIA) is expected to begin in March of this year.
Union Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia on Sunday said that regular international flights will resume from March 27.
The West Bengal government has decided to temporarily suspend direct flights arriving to Kolkata from the UK from January 3 due to the prevailing Omicron situation.
India's lone profit-making airliner, IndiGo, has shown keen interest to start international operations from Bhubaneswar to Bangkok after the Biju Patnaik Airport was accorded the international status recently. IndiGo currently has flight…