Direct flights between Erbil-London announced

Erbil International Airport Director Ahmed Hoshyar emphasized the airport's commitment to ensuring secure and legal travel, particularly regarding entry into the UK.
Erbil International Airport Director Ahmed Hoshyar speaking at a presser. (Photo: Kurdistan 24)
Erbil International Airport Director Ahmed Hoshyar speaking at a presser. (Photo: Kurdistan 24)

ERBIL (Kurdistan 24) – On Friday, Erbil International Airport Director Ahmed Hoshyar announced the commencement of direct flights between Erbil and London. This significant development is part of efforts to promote aviation in the Kurdistan Region.

Hoshyar highlighted that the new direct flights will be operated by an Iraqi company, marking a milestone in improving connectivity between Erbil and London.

He emphasized the airport's commitment to ensuring secure and legal travel, particularly regarding entry into the UK.

As the direct flight announcement was made, Hoshyar assured that no one could enter the UK using fake visas and passports through Erbil International Airport. "From now on, anyone who attempts to enter the UK with a fake visa will face legal action," he warned.

He further mentioned that they have requested British airlines to start direct flights between Erbil and London in the near future, enhancing travel options for passengers.

Hoshyar also pointed out the integration of Erbil International Airport's system with the British system, stating, "Anyone attempting to enter the UK with a fake passport will be detected within 27 seconds, and the UK authorities will be alerted immediately."