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Air India resumes US flights following Boeing clearance on 5G impact

Flight to New York departs Thursday morning, those to Chicago and San Francisco from Delhi in the afternoon

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Aneesh Phadnis Mumbai
Air India flights to the US resumed on Thursday following a clearance from Boeing.

The airline was forced to cancel most of its flights to and from the US on Wednesday over concerns related to 5G rollout, but has resumed services upon receiving fresh operating instructions for the Boeing 777 aircraft from the plane maker.

An Air India Boeing 777 aircraft took off for New York on Thursday morning, while flights from Delhi to Chicago and San Francisco departed in the afternoon with a slight delay as some passengers had to undertake fresh RT-PCR tests.

In a tweet, Air India said its flights

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First Published: Jan 20 2022 | 7:02 PM IST

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