Air Malta said today that it will operate six extra flights to get people to Malta to vote.
It has also extended its call centre hours to facilitate booking.
In a statement, the airline said that apart from offering seats on its scheduled services, it will also be operating six extra flights to/from Luxemburg, Dublin and
Manchester as follows:
Luxemburg Dep - Arr
Thursday 7 March KM3427 Luxemburg 1630hrs 1910hrs Malta
Saturday 9 March KM3426 Malta 1700hrs 1950hrs Luxemburg
Thursday 7 March KM3217 Dublin 0305hrs 0750hrs Malta
Sunday 10 March KM3216 Malta 2120hrs 0005hrs Dublin
Thursday 7 March KM3143 Manchester 0120hrs 0555hrs Malta
Saturday 9 March KM3142 Malta 2200hrs 0035hrs Manchester
The call centre will from today extend its opening hours till midnight.
The travel arrangements are available for:
(a) eligible voters including those married to foreigners, studying, working or undergoing medical treatment abroad; and
(b) dependants of the persons referred to in (a) above.
Inbound travel to Malta is possible from 27th February to 9th March 2013 and return travel is from 9th March to 17th March 2013. Those persons who will opt for early voting on the 2nd March 2013 can travel to Malta from 27th February and may return as of the 2nd March and not later than 17th March 2013.
Those voting early have to apply at the Electoral Commission by latest noon on Friday 1st March 2013.
Reservations may not be changed and tickets are non-refundable.
All relevant details that include names and surnames as per passport, ID card, address on ID card, email addresses, credit cards details and contact phone numbers (including mobile number) will be required at the booking stage prior authorisation of any ticket issuance.
Details for dependants should include age, followed by date of birth.
Reservations may be made at the Air Malta Call Centre on this specific
number (+356) 2599 1230. The centre will be open between Monday to
Saturday from 8am to 9 p.m. and on Sunday from8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
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