The Issue Of A Ban On Flying Over Iranian Territory Is Confusing But Many Parties Are Wary Of It

The Issue Of A Ban On Flying Over Iranian Territory Is Confusing But Many Parties Are Wary Of It

The issue of a ban on flying over Iranian territory is confusing but many parties are wary of it. News of the closure of all airspace in Tehran. Due to Iranian military exercises, German airlines have canceled flights to Tehran. Although this news was later denied by the Iranian news agency.

German airline Lufthansa considers the current situation in the Middle East tense. This tension was felt after Iran stated that it would retaliate against the Israeli attack which killed 7 members of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps.

A spokesperson for Deutche Lutfhansa AG confirmed that the company announced it was suspending services to Tehran for the time being. The decision to suspend flights was due to increasing tensions in the Middle East. As reported by Bloomberg, Lufthansa explained that the service began to be discontinued on April 6 and will continue until April 13.

A company spokesman told Reuters it prioritized the safety of guests and flight crew. Previously an Iranian news agency said that all airspace in Tehran had been closed for military exercises but shortly after publishing the news the news agency deleted it. And denied having released such news. As reported by the Times of Israel, there has been no direct news from other international airlines flying to Tehran. Countries in the region and the United States have been on high alert and preparing to face the possibility of an Iranian attack in response to Israeli aggression