Asian Nations Expand Air Travel Restrictions

Flights to Sarawak Airport, East Malaysia from Peninsula Malaysia are no longer permitted.
Credit: Malaysia Airports
Increasingly strict border and quarantine requirements are curtailing international air travel in Asia as governments across the continent ramp up their response to the COVID-19 coronavirus crisis. Malaysia’s Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin has announced a lockdown of the country from Mar. 18-31...
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.

Adrian Schofield

Adrian is a senior air transport editor for Aviation Week, based in New Zealand. He covers commercial aviation in the Asia-Pacific region.

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