HC Deb 12 May 1998 vol 312 c64W
Mrs. Dunwoody

To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment, Transport and the Regions if he will list air services operated by Bangladeshi-registered airlines operating to or from the United Kingdom. [41557]

Ms Glenda Jackson

Biman Bangladesh Airlines is the Bangladeshi-registered airline designated to operate scheduled services to and from the UK. It currently operates five passenger services per week between Dhaka and London Heathrow using DC-10 aircraft.

In addition, any airline registered in Bangladesh may apply to the Department for permission to operate ad-hoc charter services.

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