Articles tagged “iran”

Airlines

Airlines Reroute Flights Over Afghanistan as Kabul Airport Evacuations Continue

Missile attacks on commercial planes in recent years will be front of mind for many airlines. No risks will be taken in light of the escalation of militant activity across the country.

Airlines Reroute Flights Over Afghanistan as Kabul Airport Evacuations Continue

Tourism

U.S. Adds Greece, Ireland, Other Destinations to Travel Warning List

Devastating news for many holiday hotspots that would have welcomed Americans with open arms this season.

U.S. Adds Greece, Ireland, Other Destinations to Travel Warning List

Tourism

Lockdowned Iran Bans Travelers From India Over Covid Variant

Iran joins a growing list of destinations with worries over Covid variants in India, barring travelers from the country on Saturday. Until vaccines roll out more quickly across the world, a ban like this, unfortunately, will not be the last.

Lockdowned Iran Bans Travelers From India Over Covid Variant

Airlines

Saudi Arabia and Qatar Agree to Open Airspace, Borders as Feud Nears End

The promised deal would benefit Qatar as it prepares to host the World Cup in 2022. Iran will lose, though. Qatar had rerouted some planes over Iran and paid that country for the use of its airspace.

Saudi Arabia and Qatar Agree to Open Airspace, Borders as Feud Nears End

Airlines

Airlines in the Spotlight Over Iran Flight Strategy

U.S. authorities were on the case even before the downing of the Ukraine International Airlines jet but it took some carriers longer to make a decision.

Airlines in the Spotlight Over Iran Flight Strategy

Airlines

Boeing Confronts More Reputational Issues After Iran Crash

As this story states, it is much too early to know what happened Wednesday in Iran. Let's not rush to conclusions about what this may or may not mean for Boeing until we know more.

Boeing Confronts More Reputational Issues After Iran Crash

Airlines

FAA Warns Airlines of ‘Increasing Inadvertent Risk’ in Gulf Region

Tensions in the Gulf region aren't going anywhere, and the FAA warns that the instability has the capacity to spread to airlines.

FAA Warns Airlines of ‘Increasing Inadvertent Risk’ in Gulf Region

Business Travel

Interest in Iran Tours Rising Globally Despite Americans’ Fears

With tensions between the U.S. and Iranian governments escalating, tour operators report that some Americans are rethinking their travel plans. However travelers from other countries are undeterred, and interest in Iran continues to grow.

Interest in Iran Tours Rising Globally Despite Americans’ Fears

Business Travel

Demand for Iran Tours Rising Despite U.S. Falloff

As antagonism intensifies between the Trump administration and Iran, some American tourists are rethinking plans to visit the country. Barring the start of military activity, tour operators say Iran is a safe and hospitable destination even for U.S. visitors.

Demand for Iran Tours Rising Despite U.S. Falloff

Airlines

Iran Crisis Prompts United to Stop Flying to Mumbai

Mumbai is a big route for United. It uses its flagship aircraft. But it's probably best to err on the side of safety.

Iran Crisis Prompts United to Stop Flying to Mumbai