BreakingNews & Middle East | International Airlines’ Response to FAA on Iran Airspace

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, June 22, 2019 – The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) issued an emergency order on Thursday prohibiting U.S. air carriers from flying in Iran-controlled airspace over the Strait of Hormuz and Gulf of Oman due to heightened tensions. Some international airlines are taking precautions following the FAA order. Here are some statements … Continue reading BreakingNews & Middle East | International Airlines’ Response to FAA on Iran Airspace

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Breaking News & Middle East | British Airways Says Will Follow U.S. Guidance To Avoid Parts Of Iranian Airspace

London, UK – British Airways said on Friday it will adhere to guidance from the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (F.A.A) to avoid parts of Iranian airspace and its flights will continue to operate using alternative routes. Thursday’s emergency order from the FAA came after Iran took down a high-altitude U.S.drone with a surface-to-air missile, sparking … Continue reading Breaking News & Middle East | British Airways Says Will Follow U.S. Guidance To Avoid Parts Of Iranian Airspace

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