Ok To Board (OTB) is an airline requirement. Therefore giving written valid PNR is mandatory at the time of submission of the application. We at B2Cholidays.com take care of the same to avoid last minute hassles.
OTB Charges, as applicable, need to be paid at the time of submission of application. OTB updating process takes 48 hrs approximately after issuance of valid Visa. It is the primary responsibility of the applicant to check the OTB status with concerned airline at least 48 hrs prior to departure
All Indian passport holders need Ok to board while traveling to Dubai .While traveling to UAE (Dubai,Sharjah & Abudhabi) your PNR must be marked with OK to Board from respective airline. After issuance of you visa you need to send this Visa copy to airline for rechecking of your visa. After the checking of your visa airline give approval to board the flight. You can not board the flight if your PNR does not reflect Ok to Board.
It was observed that number of pax travelling to the UAE on fake visa & such pax was deported from UAE port. hence each sponsorer and airline started to check visa and return ticket before the departure.
Normally ok to board done by respective sponsored who issued your visas. They have to send PNR and valid UAE visa copy to respective airline offices. Airline check and verify all the details of the visa and then insert Ok to board message in PNR
Generally, Airline mark ok to board in your PNR electronically. some Airline directly call you before your departure and inform regarding boarding the flight.
NIn case passenger go at the counter without “OK to Board”, respective counter staff have authority to give you permission to board the flight or may denied your entry. Passenger has to pay any liabilities/cancellation cost if his entry is denied.
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