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How Belarus 'hijacking' has redrawn Europe's air map

Three days after the incident -- in which Belarusian fighter jets escorted the airplane to land in the capital citing security concerns, before arresting opposition activist Roman Protasevich and his Russian companion Sofia Sapega -- European airlines were formally stopped from flying over Belarusian airspace. ( More...

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Paul Wisgerhof 3
I see on Flightradar24 right now an Air Hamburg charger diverted on its direct route between Moscow (VKO)and Kiev to cross a corner of Belarus. U.S. cargo flights from China to Germany and Belgium are being diverted and forced to transit Belarus.
bentwing60 1
So much for carbon emissions, it's all kibuki theatre.


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