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United Airlines suspends Newark-Mumbai flights over Iran airspace concerns

Updated : June 21, 2019 10:06 AM IST

The downing of the unarmed Global Hawk aircraft, which can fly at up to 60,000 ft (18,300 m), was the latest of a series of incidents in the Gulf region, a critical artery for global oil supplies, that included explosive strikes on six oil tankers.
"Given current events in Iran, we have conducted a thorough safety and security review of our India service through Iranian airspace and decided to suspend our service," United said on its website.
United Airlines suspends Newark-Mumbai flights over Iran airspace concerns
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