The Russian overflight rights are important for airlines that fly between Europe and Asia, as this is the most logical route. As a result, many European airlines have already announced flight cancellations for routes impacted by this ban (it was widely anticipated). Routes affected are especially those to North Asia (Japan, Korea & China).
- Anguilla (British Overseas Territory)
- British Virgin Islands
- United Kingdom
- Denmark (including Greenland, the Faroe Islands and the territorial sea)
- Czech Republic
Announcement by Russia:
Let’s hope that calmer heads take over in Kremlin, and this attack by Russia against a sovereign country ends. Unfortunately, it is usually the innocent that suffers (Russian and Ukrainian citizens).