my wife has no surname in her passport and us visa. air tickets i bought are with her married name.. she took my surname, and we have indian marriage certificate for it.. she was able to go from here to delhi but immigration officer did tell het that the name-ticket should be in same name.. we return to US in a couple of weeks.. wanted to check.. are we good or
Did you try to get the ticket 'fixed'?
Did you try to get the married name notated on her passport?
Did you talk to your company's immigration lawyer?
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Should be able to explain the name difference with supporting documents upon presentation at the point of entry.
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Have her get the name on her pass pope corrected.
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