U.S. arranges special chartered flight for U.S. citizens from Kyiv on April 15

14:55, 12 April 2020
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The U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Embassy in Ukraine have arranged a special chartered flight for U.S. citizens and U.S. Lawful Permanent Residents departing on Wednesday, April 15, from Kyiv's Boryspil Airport direct to Washington, DC, Dulles Airport (IAD).

The departure is scheduled for 17:00 Kyiv time on April 15, yet, the departure time may change, according to the Voice of America media outlet.

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The flight is fully booked, however, the State Department notes that all those who did not have time and still want to leave Ukraine during the coronavirus crisis should inform the agency by e-mail. They will be listed for a potential next flight, or they will be provided with special instructions for action.

Passengers will need to reimburse the U.S. government for the flight after their return, and they must sign a promissory note before boarding, the U.S. Embassy in Kyiv said. They will also be responsible for any arrangements or costs (lodging, onward destination from Dulles or local transportation, etc.) beyond their initial destination in the U.S.

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