The Federal Aviation Administration on Tuesday night issued a Notice to Airmen (NOTAMS) establishing a no-fly zone over Iraq and Iran.
The move comes after Iran fired more than a dozen ballistic missiles at bases in Iraq hosting US and Iraqi military personnel.
The attack was revenge for a US airstrike last week which killed Iran’s top general Qassem Soleimani.
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The Federal Aviation Administration on Tuesday night issued a Notice to Airmen (NOTAMS) establishing a no-fly zone over Iraq and Iran, plus nearby seas, after airstrikes were launched on US personnel in the region.
In a statement, the FAA said it was prohibiting US civil aviation operators from flying over airspace over Iraq, Iran, and the waters of the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman.See the rest of the story at Business Insider
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