The measure was announced this Wednesday by the Moroccan state airline Royal Air Maroc (RAM) and Emirati Air Arabia, which manage flights to those countries, while the Moroccan National Airport Office announced that the measure would remain in force “until further notice”.
These three countries are part of the states with which Morocco The number of air connections is high Due to the large number of Moroccan immigrants living in its territory.
Well, on October 5th, Morocco suspended direct flights to or from Russia as a measure Prevention due to the high incidence of coronavirus in this country.
Morocco has suspended flights with the United Kingdom, Germany and the Netherlands.
EasyJet has reported that You have canceled your outbound flights from the UK, Germany and the Netherlands to Morocco until 30 November. According to the BBC, the airline had two flights from Manchester and Gatwick to Marrakech, which will now operate only for customers returning to the UK.
The airline also noted that it intends to fly in the coming days to provide repatriation flights to citizens.
British Airways canceled a flight from Heathrow to the same destination, While TUI confirmed that it has also canceled its operations to Marrakech and Agadir until 31 October. The tour operator said there are currently around 2,000 UK travelers in Morocco, but did not confirm whether these passengers would need to be brought back immediately.
Morocco has managed to control a third wave of the virus and its variants after launching a massive vaccination campaign last January: it now covers 19.8 million people with one dose (54%) and 16.4 million people with two (43) %) has been vaccinated with.
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