What is the main purpose of getting Ok To Board?

What is the main purpose of getting Ok to Board?

Hurrah!!! Finally you received your visa for UAE, Now surely you are excited for your travel to Dubai ……

But do you know your OK To Board in your airline PNR is updated or not ? Do you know about Ok to Board Update?

What is Ok To Board or Meaning of OTB ?

sharjah_visa-bannerAnyone travelling to UAE without the original visa (pink colour) is required to have an OK to Board message on the airline’s ticketing system otherwise they will not be allowed to board from the Indian airport.

Ok to Board is a UAE visa verification process required by respective airline on which you are travelling. If you are an Indian passenger and wish to travel UAE countries like Dubai, Sharjah, Abu Dhabi or other UAE  then you must have a valid sponsored UAE visa. Visa is always issued or sponsored in UAE after issuance. For update Ok To Board the visa copy must be forwarded to airline office for rechecking purpose, airline verify the visa and update Ok to Board in Passenger’s PNR.

Ok to Board is an electronically inserted visa message processed by respective airline after checking all visa details and authenticity and it requires visa sponsors involvement in providing all necessary visa related details to airline

Please Note: In case your visa does not grant with OTB status, the officers of an airline may refuse your flight entry.

Why Ok to Board required?

dxb-vsa-apprvdFor Control the fake visa issuance airlines double checks the UAE Visa and air tickets before departure. After Checking the visa authenticity airline update visa message in  the respective PNR of Passenger.

How to update Ok to Board? – OTB process

In general UAE visa sponsors have all details and valid visa with them; they initiate a very simple process by submitting the visa copy along with air ticket in local airline office. Airline submits the original visa copy and update OTB. Normally airline updates Ok to Board prior to 3 days of departure and once done, a traveler can directly call airline offices to check the status.

Apply & check Ok to Board status with an easy going process

All Airlines Spice jet, air India, Indigo, Air India Express, Air Arabia, who is fly to UAE strictly required Ok to board update before departure. But few UAE & Indian airline carriers provide Ok to Board for free like Emirates airlines and Jet airways. Due to the strong relation with sponsors and airline tie ups, We at Online Dubai Visa ( Roaming Routes able to deliver Ok to Board and UAE visa services on time.

Follow the simple process and get you visa message update on time.

  1. Send your UAE visa copy, Passport & air ticket copy by filling below application form at
  2. Pay your fees through our secured payment gateway or deposit fees in our bank accounts (Provided you after Sending the Application Form)
  3. Check your Ok to Board status with respective airline

Call us for your Visa and OTB Need:  01146061479,  +91 9982194448,  +9602400570




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