an airplane Iberia And two ships Valeria with Mediterranean Will be responsible Start almost 3,000 Spaniards Trapped MoroccoAfter the Maghreb authorities closed the border with Spain last Tuesday.
Iberia (Airbus A321) flights will depart from Casablanca Can accommodate up to 200 passengers Madrid 4:40pm and will arrive in Madrid at 7:20pm.
Customers flying from Morocco with Iberia tickets Will be accepted for free The rest will lower interest rates.
Also on Sunday, the first ship from Balearia will leave Tangier Medicine And go to Algeciras, Approximately 700 Spaniards were repatriated.
On Tuesday, this will be the company’s second ship Mediterranean It can accommodate 750 passengers to reduce the number of citizens trapped on Moroccan soil and set sail from Tangier,
In all cases, the main goal is to resolve the situation of citizens (or Spanish residents) staying in Spain. Blocked in the Maghreb country due to cancellation of a return flight with one of the airlines Travel between Spain and Morocco.
The procedure to qualify for the repatriation process includes signing one of the following applications: Four Spanish consulates In the Maghreb countries, boarding of these ships coordinated by the Spanish Embassy and the Moroccan Ministry of Foreign Affairs is the basic requirement.
To book a ticket in Iberia, you must contact the company’s call center, and passengers over 6 years of age need to prove that they have not had any evidence of a companion ingesting food in the past 72 hours and fill out an entry form before boarding.
The Spanish Minister of Foreign Affairs Arancha González Laya (Arancha González Laya) pointed out that Morocco’s decision to close the skies has left 3,000 Spaniards stranded in Morocco, although this number may be higher as cases continue to occur.
The source does not rule out that more repatriation ships can be rented in the next few days, as long as the Moroccan authorities give the necessary permits.
Returning to Spain is not impossible, because in the most urgent cases, as these routes are still open, it is possible to fly from Morocco to Senegal or Mauritania and then to Spain from there.
This Flight suspension Together with France and Spain on the Moroccan side, for health reasons, it has been decided to avoid the use of new variants of the coronavirus, especially on the eve of Holy Week and the fasting month of Ramadan, because this movement is involved every year. Thousands of people among these countries.