Airspace

Russia gives green light for US airlines to overfly its airspace

Russia accepts U.S carriers’ request to overfly the country’s airspace.  ...


US in talks to use Pakistan's airspace for counterterrorism in Afghanistan

US may sign a memorandum of understanding to use Pakistani airspace for strikes in Afghanistan, reports claim....


Singapore refutes claims it breached Malaysian airspace

Singapore says its fighter jets flew into Malaysian airspace by mutual agreement....


IndiGo, Air Asia flights came in close proximity, report finds

Investigators find IndiGo and AirAsia flights came in close proximity from one another on January 29, 2021....


FAA orders US airlines to report flights over Afghanistan

FAA issues an Emergency Order for the US airlines, obliging them to notify the authority whether they plan to fly over Afghanistan airspace.  ...


Airlines told to avoid Afghanistan airspace

Airlines have been warned to avoid Kabul airspace after the Taliban seized control of the Afghan capital....


Emirates fined $400,000 by U.S. for violating FAA’s prohibitions

The U.S. Department of Transportation has fined Emirates $400,000 for operating flights under JetBlue Airways code in the airspace that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has prohibited the U.S. operators from flying....


Taiwan accuses China of second airspace breach, simulating attack

Taiwan’s Ministry of National Defense claims Chinese bombers and fighters breached its airspace on September 19, 2020, entering the country’s territory in a pincer movement and prompting Taiwan to scramble its own jets....


Odd flights cross Pakistan amid airspace closure

UPDATED On a second day of shutdown, Pakistan airspace remains closed at large, however, some solitary flights have been spotted leaving the country.  Pakistan to reopen its airspace on March 1, 2019....


BREAKING: Pakistan Shuts Down Its Airspace

BREAKING: As violence escalates in Kashmir once again between India and Pakistan, the latter has decided to close its commercial airspace. Read more:...