Air Malta has operated its first ever flight to the Indian sub-continent on a humanitarian repatriation mission which took 110 Indian nationals home.
The flight was divided in two sectors flying from Malta to Dubai then to Cochin, Kerala India.
This repatriation was operated with a brand-new Airbus A320neo aircraft with registration, 9H-NEB, and flown by a compliment on eight flight and cabin crew members, commanded by Capt. Bruce Pace, with Capt. Massimo Cachia and Capt. Noel Scicluna as part of the team.
Over the last few months Air Malta flew some 200 repatriation flights on behalf of the Government of Malta.
Original article found on The Malta Independent