Because of the tensions between Iran and the USA, Swiss is flying around currently, the Strait of Hormuz and the entire Iranian coastline in the Persian Gulf and Gulf of Oman. This, the Airline announced on Friday at the request of the news Agency Keystone-SDA.
the Swiss result, so that the recommendations of the American authorities, the security division of the Swiss and the Lufthansa Group. For Swiss customers, no impairments were to be expected, as the flight operations could normally be carried out. The security departments of the Lufthansa Group Airlines observed the Situation constant, and were also in close contact with each other and with the corresponding authorities in case of need, respond immediately.
Already on Thursday had been decided to circumnavigate the Strait of Hormuz in the Persian Gulf, said a spokesman of Lufthansa. On Friday, you have now decided to extend it to. Parts of the Iranian airspace would be controlled yet flown and also the capital city of Tehran will.
The Strait of Hormuz is a Strait that connects the Persian Gulf in the West with the Gulf of Oman. Previously, the US-aviation authority FAA had imposed a flight ban for U.S.-registered aircraft over the Persian Gulf. Other airlines as the Dutch KLM, Australia's Qantas, British Airways and Singapore airlines had announced to circumnavigate the Strait of Hormuz.
After the drones launch, the tensions have grown in the Gulf. Iran accuses the United States to have its airspace in the Persian Gulf violated, and has turned on the UN security Council. The US claims that its drone was flying in international airspace.
the wreck parts in the Iranian television
Meanwhile, the Iranian state television showed on Friday, the wreckage, coming from the downed U.S. reconnaissance drone. A General of the revolutionary guard said the wreckage had been recovered in the sea within the Iranian territorial waters. Other parts of the wrecks were sunk. Iran stressed that the drone had been shot down, because you got hurt at the Strait of Hormuz, and the Iranian air space.
According to U.S. data shot by the Iranian revolutionary guard, the unmanned aircraft in international airspace. Both sides published the alleged coordinates of the launch site.
The fine shank between the United States and Iran foreign-editor-in-chief Christof Münger explains how the two countries were archenemies. Video: Adrian Panholzer (red/sda/afp)
Created: 21.06.2019, 17:39 PM