Biman Bangladesh Airlines and NOVOAIR have signed a Special Re-protection Agreement (SRA) for transporting each other's passenger in domestic routes, reads a press release.
The agreement was signed at the Balaka Bhaban, the head office of Biman Bangladesh Airlines, on Wednesday.
Mohammad Ali Osman Noor, deputy general manager (Pricing & RMS) of Biman Bangladesh Airlines and Mes-bah-ul Islam, head of marketing and sales of NOVOAIR signed on behalf of their organisations.
Mokabbir Hossain, managing director and CEO of Biman Bangladesh Airlines, Mofizur Rahman, managing director of NOVOAIR and senior officials of both airlines participated in the event.
Under this agreement, both the airlines will carry passengers to each other's domestic destinations in the event of flight disruptions or delay, it adds.
Similarly, domestic passengers connecting international destinations will also be facilitated under the SRA.
Mokabbir Hossain said, "I am delighted to have entered into such an agreement with NOVOAIR. I hope passengers of both carriers will be highly benefited by this initiative of the two airline."
Mofizur Rahman said, "I am proud to have entered into such an agreement with the national flag carrier Biman Bangladesh Airlines. We hope that the passengers will get better service as a result of such mutual cooperation. NOVOAIR and Biman Bangladesh Airlines will work together in future for the development of the country's aviation sector."