An American Airlines plane takes off from Los Angeles International airport. Photo: Reuters
An American Airlines plane takes off from Los Angeles International airport. Photo: Reuters
Aviation

Russia extends overflight approvals for US airlines, after airspace drama that hit planes bound for Hong Kong and Beijing

The six-month extension could head off uncertainty over ‘geopolitical issues’ that forced American Airlines planes to land midway through flights to Asia on Saturday

An American Airlines plane takes off from Los Angeles International airport. Photo: Reuters
An American Airlines plane takes off from Los Angeles International airport. Photo: Reuters
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