Apr 03, 2020, 11:11 PM
There is a group at https://m.facebook.com/n/?groups%2F598023977454902&aref=1585867977348785&medium=push&mid=5a25cdb387393G5afcd0cb460aG5a256a97356b1G96&app=612424062191227 for Aussies stuck in India. Anyone wishing to follow their plight and/or help should check it out...
Apr 03, 2020, 10:35 PM
They are doing it to bring people home to and home from Australia, and if not for them I'd still be in the transit area of Frankfurt Airport. I'm eternally grateful they are still in the air. I guess if you get very cheap/free jet fuel as is probably the case in Qatar it's viable to keep flying w...
Apr 03, 2020, 10:31 PM
I left in September 2018
Apr 03, 2020, 10:30 PM
Hi yes they did warn people but there was no time to get out before the Indians closed flights.... anyone who had a ticket home was stranded by this as was anyone stating too remotely to get near an airport in time. The only way home for many is a rescue flight. I got out on the German rescue fli...
Apr 03, 2020, 01:27 AM
Here is the first media coverage of the situation, from a few days ago, seemingly coinciding/prompting the Aus govt response that they would try to send rescue planes...https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/mar/28/australians-trapped-in-indias-coronavirus-lockdown-fear-running-out-of-food-and-wa...
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