Iceland reopened the airspace over the Bardarbunga volcano system Friday afternoon, lowering a red alert declared earlier following a small overnight eruption.
NATO said Friday it has reopened the upper airspace over Kosovo for civilian traffic 15 years after the war, enabling commercial flights to take more direct routes across the Balkans.
Bahrain`s Interior Minister on Wednesday said an Iranian drone was spotted in Bahrain`s airspace in the northern part of the country near Saudi Arabia.
The decision came days after Turkey intercepted a Syrian plane en route from Moscow to Damascus and seized what it said was military equipment.
China`s low-altitude airspace is controlled by the Air Force and the Civil Aviation Administration of China.
The Iraqi air traffic controllers have been directing the movement in the air routes of all aircraft in the area.
Sri Lanka has alleged that a
squadron of ten US fighter jets violated its airspace.
The airspace over the Libyan capital Tripoli was closed indefinitely, according to the Austrian Army.
In view of Republic Day
celebrations, air space over the national capital will remain
closed for an hour on January 23, 24 and 26.
Two NATO gunship helicopters
violated Pakistani airspace and flew over its northwestern
border with Afghanistan on Monday, a security official said.
Pakistan on Friday claimed that
Indian Air Force aircraft had violated its airspace 20 times
this year and 182 times since November 2007.
Iran said unidentified foreign planes violated its air space six times as the country kicked off its biggest ever air defense drill.
In yet another incident reminiscent of the Cold War, Canada revealed that two Russian bombers were intercepted trying to enter its airspace.
Turkey has closed its airspace to some Israeli military flights following a deadly aid ship raid.
Turkey`s ban comes in the wake of Israeli raid on a Gaza-bound aid flotilla.
Saudi Arabia won`t allow Israeli jets to use its airspace to attack Iran.
Parts of British airspace may have to close from Sunday due to volcanic ash from Iceland.
Airspace above France, Italy and
Portugal was closed today and dozens of flights cancelled
because of an ash cloud drifting over from a volcano in
Iceland that caused air travel chaos last month.
Government today said there
were 31 incidents of Indian airspace violation by foreign
aircraft in the last three years.
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