UAE | Emirates Re-Routing Flights Away From Possible Conflict Areas In Gulf

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 22, 2019 - Emirates Airline is re-routing flights away from areas of possible conflict in the Gulf, a spokeswoman for the Dubai-based company said on Friday, amid growing military tension between and the United States in the region. "The re-routing have minimally affected the arrival/departure timings of some flights", she … Continue reading UAE | Emirates Re-Routing Flights Away From Possible Conflict Areas In Gulf

KSA | Saudi Crown Prince, Trump Discuss Iran’s Escalatory

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia - Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense, and US President Donald Trump held a telephone call on Friday to discuss Iran’s escalatory behavior, said White House. “The two leaders discussed Saudi Arabia’s critical role in ensuring stability in the Middle East … Continue reading KSA | Saudi Crown Prince, Trump Discuss Iran’s Escalatory

Middle East | FAA Prohibits Operators From Flying Over Some Iran-Controlled Airspace

Washington, USA – The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration on Thursday issued issues an emergency order prohibiting U.S. operators from flying on overwater area of Tehran-controlled airspace over the Strait of Hormuz and Gulf of Oman due to heightened tensions. In a separate advisory to operators, FAA said according to flight tracking applications, the nearest civil … Continue reading Middle East | FAA Prohibits Operators From Flying Over Some Iran-Controlled Airspace

KSA | Missile Hits Arrivals Hall Of Saudi Arabia Airport, Injuring 26, Official Says

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia – A missile fired by Houthi rebels struck the arrivals hall of an airport in southwestern Saudi Arabia on Wednesday, injuring 26 people, a Saudi official said. Eighteen people were treated at Abha International Airport for minor injuries and another eight were taken to hospital, Turki Al-Malki, spokesman of the US-backed Saudi-led … Continue reading KSA | Missile Hits Arrivals Hall Of Saudi Arabia Airport, Injuring 26, Official Says