Flights over Iran: How airlines are responding to warning

On Oct 14, Cathay Pacific decided to suspend flights over Iran following the European Aviation Safety Authority’s (EASA) warning about missiles being fired at Syria. We look at what some airlines are doing to avoid the airspace.

Click on the drop down menu to select a European destination, then compare the flight routes from Singapore of a Singapore Airlines flight with another airline to see their flight paths from Oct 7 to 14.

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*Eastern Ukraine **Sinai Peninsula

Flight path data from flightradar24.com. Federal Aviation Administration, European Aviation Safety Agency, International Civil Aviation Organisation