International flights will be open. Even the Coordinating Ministry for Maritime Affairs and Investment has checked the immigration checkpoint at I Gusti Ngurah Rai Airport on Tuesday, December 8 yesterday.
Information circulating, international flights will open in early 2021. Confirmed about this, the stakeholder relations Manager of Ngurah Rai Airport, Taufan Yudhistira, Wednesday, December 9 said that various preparations have been made by Ngurah Rai Airport.
Even to ensure readiness, Ngurah Rai Airport has received several visits. For example, from the Ministry of Tourism, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Health, and finally from the Coordinating Ministry for Maritime Affairs and Investment. “The point is all the same, to check and ensure airport readiness. Like when landing, there is a health check. Checked at the location of the airport port health office. After that, check the immigration area and customs area. Then continue in the outside area, “said Taufan.
Asked about the certainty of reopening international flights in early 2021, he admitted that he did not know the exact date. “As for the date, we don’t know yet. Because there is no official announcement yet, “he said.
Furthermore, Taufan said, from the readiness of the Angkasa Pura 1 Ngurah Rai Airport, it was all ready. Both the port health office, the immigration office and Customs are ready.
He said the implementation was in accordance with the health protocol. “In fact, the examination can also be done touchless. Both at Immigration and Customs. This is done to reduce direct contact with passengers, “he explained.