UAE authorities ban Baghdad services after shots strike aircraft

The United Arab Emirates’ (UAE) aviation regulator has ordered an immediate halt of flights to Baghdad after a flydubai aircraft was hit by bullets on approach to the Iraqi capital’s airport. The Boeing 737-800, operating FZ215 from Dubai to Baghdad Monday afternoon, was discovered after landing to...
Alan Dron

Based in London, Alan is Europe & Middle East correspondent at Air Transport World.

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