Date AnnouncedMay 15, 2019
Under 49 U.S.C. § 44907, Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Kevin K. McAleenan requires an immediate suspension of all commercial passenger and cargo flights between the United States and Venezuela, citing conditions in Venezuela that threaten the safety and security of passengers, aircraft, and crew. The flight suspension remains in effect indefinitely.
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Effective Date of ChangeMay 15, 2019
Subsequent ActionApril 29, 2020
In response to COVID-19, the U.S. Virtual Embassy in Venezuela released information regarding repatriation of U.S. citizens and LPRs in Venezuela.US Virtual Embassy, Venezuela - Repatriation Flights