Military Takeover Shuts Down Myanmar Air Transport Sector

Yangdon International Airport
Credit: Yangdon International Airport
Myanmar has effectively stopped its international and domestic airline operations as the country’s military took over its democratically elected government early Feb. 1. The Myanmar military announced the country will be in a “state of emergency” for a year. All international flights arriving and...
Chen Chuanren

Chen Chuanren is the Southeast Asia and China Editor for the Aviation Week Network’s (AWN) Air Transport World (ATW) and the Asia-Pacific Defense Correspondent for AWN, joining the team in 2017.

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