Any info on Emirates & Qantas decision to avoid Iraqi airspace?

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AussieGuest

Member since 23 Nov 2012

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Any info on Emirates & Qantas decision to avoid Iraqi airspace?

moa999

Qantas - Qantas Frequent Flyer

Member since 02 Jul 2011

Total posts 835

Both companies made a decision and put out a press release. What more info do you want?

AussieGuest

Member since 23 Nov 2012

Total posts 4

I couldn't find anything on the Emirates website and with the latest political instability in the region I thought it a genuine concern, however I appreciate you taking the time to type your helpful reply

maddenlionel

Qantas

Member since 06 Jun 2014

Total posts 56

Not sure abt emirates but qantas released a statement saying they will now avoid Iraqi airspace, a flight to Dubai will now be 10 mins longer. 

Phalanger

Member since 31 Aug 2013

Total posts 14

Emirates just had multiple flights that pass over Iraq.

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