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by edu2703
Wed May 23, 2018 3:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BSB Airport running on low fuel reserves due to truck drivers strike
Replies: 3
Views: 711

Re: BSB Airport running on low fuel reserves due to truck drivers strike

Reports about REC are confirmed. Meanwhile BSB only have fuel for this afternoon according to a local news reporter.

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by edu2703
Wed May 23, 2018 1:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BSB Airport running on low fuel reserves due to truck drivers strike
Replies: 3
Views: 711

Re: BSB Airport running on low fuel reserves due to truck drivers strike

Strike continues and there are unconfirmed reports that other Brazilian airports are also on low fuel.

- MCZ
- REC
- GYN

BSB only have enough fuel for a normal operation today. Tomorrow, they will have to ration fuel and cancel dozens of flights if they don't receive more trucks with fuel.

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by edu2703
Tue May 22, 2018 8:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: BSB Airport running on low fuel reserves due to truck drivers strike
Replies: 3
Views: 711

BSB Airport running on low fuel reserves due to truck drivers strike

Truck drivers of Brazil are on strike due to the constant increases on diesel price. Due to strike and roadblocks, trucks carrying aviation fuel are not coming to Brasília International Airport. Inframerica said the airport's fuel reserves are restricted and the passengers should seek the airlines s...

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by edu2703
Fri May 18, 2018 5:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CU972 operated by Global Air down near HAV
Replies: 364
Views: 56978

Re: Plane down near HAV

Report says it was a Blue Panorama 734 operated by Cubana with 107 poeople on board going to Holguin

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by edu2703
Thu May 10, 2018 3:54 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Embraer KC-390 prototype off runway at Gavião Peixoto test facility
Replies: 11
Views: 1573

Re: Embraer KC-390 prototype off runway at Gavião Peixoto test facility

New images http://www.aereo.jor.br/wp-content/uploads//2018/05/KC-390-PT-ZNF-avariado-depois-do-incidente-em-Gavião-Peixoto.jpg https://www.aereo.jor.br/wp-content/uploads//2018/05/KC-390-PT-ZNF-avariado-depois-do-incidente-em-Gavi%C3%A3o-Peixoto-3.jpg https://www.aereo.jor.br/wp-content/uploads//20...

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by edu2703
Wed Apr 18, 2018 12:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: WN 1380 LGA-DAL emergency landing at PHL, 1 fatality
Replies: 720
Views: 116774

Re: WN 1380 LGA-DAL emergency landing at PHL, 1 fatality

Image

One of fan blades is missing

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by edu2703
Mon Mar 19, 2018 3:15 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: CS300 @KJFK in the jetBlue Hangar
Replies: 76
Views: 17024

Re: CS300 @KJFK in the jetBlue Hanger

My understanding of 'replacement' in aviation is to change something existing by a similar one. I already think the E195-E2 is too big to be an E190 replacement, but its higher fuel efficiency over the E190-E2 would compensate the change. CS300 is already in another territory. It would be a replacem...

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by edu2703
Sun Feb 11, 2018 2:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: An-148 crash near Moscow kills all 71 people on board
Replies: 193
Views: 49276

Re: AN-148 with 71 people gone missing

Russian Post denies reports that their helicopter was involved in today‘s plane crash, claiming they have no helicopters.

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by edu2703
Sun Feb 11, 2018 1:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: An-148 crash near Moscow kills all 71 people on board
Replies: 193
Views: 49276

Re: AN-148 with 71 people gone missing

RT reporting a possible mid-air collision with a Russian Post Office helicopter. Says pieces of helicopter was found on crash site (Unconfirmed)

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by edu2703
Sun Feb 11, 2018 1:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: An-148 crash near Moscow kills all 71 people on board
Replies: 193
Views: 49276

Re: AN-148 with 71 people gone missing

https://twitter.com/flightradar24/statu ... 3429860352
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According to ADS-B data, the aircraft was falling with 22,000 feet per minute when the signal was lost.

https://twitter.com/flightradar24/statu ... 3429860352

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by edu2703
Sun Feb 11, 2018 1:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: An-148 crash near Moscow kills all 71 people on board
Replies: 193
Views: 49276

Re: AN-148 with 71 people gone missing

Metar weather data for Moscow Domodedovo International Airport

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by edu2703
Sun Feb 11, 2018 1:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: An-148 crash near Moscow kills all 71 people on board
Replies: 193
Views: 49276

Re: AN-148 with 71 people gone missing

First images show by Life.ru of what is reportedly the accident scene of Saratov Airlines flight 6W703 near Moscow

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Apparently, there are no survivors

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by edu2703
Sun Feb 11, 2018 1:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: An-148 crash near Moscow kills all 71 people on board
Replies: 193
Views: 49276

Re: AN-148 with 71 people gone missing

-3400 fpm before signal loss Image

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by edu2703
Fri Feb 02, 2018 2:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing has held takeover talks with Embraer: WSJ
Replies: 518
Views: 58383

Re: Boeing has held takeover talks with Embraer: WSJ

EMBSPBR wrote:
KarelXWB wrote:
Just as expected: a joint venture, and not a takeover.

Nothing official for now.

However, to date the news is causing Embraer shares to rise 7% on B3 - São Paulo Stock Exchange !!!


In addition, it still needs authorization from Brazilian government.

I think they will allow it.

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by edu2703
Wed Jan 31, 2018 4:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Embraer E2 Flight Testing And Production Thread - 2018
Replies: 271
Views: 32006

Re: Embraer E2 Flight Testing And Production Thread - 2018

See E190-E2 PR-ZFU have departed HLE (St.Helena Island)...seems to be en-route to South Africa Did they do some tests at HLE...or is it just en-route perhaps to SIN? Maybe displaying in Southern Africa first to some prospect clients (Airlink, LAM...?) PR-ZFU is going to Singapore, according to Embr...

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by edu2703
Wed Jan 31, 2018 12:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Embraer E2 Flight Testing And Production Thread - 2018
Replies: 271
Views: 32006

Re: Embraer E2 Flight Testing And Production Thread - 2018

Someone83 wrote:
Is there any photos from the FAL showing the aircraft to Widerøe being assembled?


Not yet

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by edu2703
Sat Dec 23, 2017 7:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing has held takeover talks with Embraer: WSJ
Replies: 518
Views: 58383

Re: Boeing has held takeover talks with Embraer: WSJ

Thanks for the informative post. I wish more people would read it before speculating further outside the bounds of reality. Maybe we'll see an Embraer/Boeing joint project in the future, covering the 100-160 seat market. Here in Brazil, the reactions are more negative than positive. If you see the ...

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by edu2703
Fri Dec 22, 2017 8:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing has held takeover talks with Embraer: WSJ
Replies: 518
Views: 58383

Re: Boeing has held takeover talks with Embraer: WSJ

Latest headlines in Brazil: Brazilian President Michel Temer praises Embraer-Boeing deal, but says transferring control to Boeing is out of the question. Founder of Embraer, Mr. Ozires Silva says there is not a takeover negotiation going on. What is being negotiated is a partnership agreement. Boein...

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by edu2703
Thu Dec 21, 2017 8:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing has held takeover talks with Embraer: WSJ
Replies: 518
Views: 58383

Re: Boeing has held takeover talks with Embraer: WSJ

Brazilian President Michel Temer gives ''green light'' for negotiations, but says "In my government, Embraer will never be sold". http://www1.folha.uol.com.br/mercado/2017/12/1945145-temer-da-aval-a-negociacoes-mas-descarta-venda-de-controle-da-embraer.shtml What does that mean? This mean...

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by edu2703
Thu Dec 21, 2017 7:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing has held takeover talks with Embraer: WSJ
Replies: 518
Views: 58383

Re: Boeing has held takeover talks with Embraer: WSJ

http://www1.folha.uol.com.br/mercado/20 ... raer.shtml
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Brazilian President Michel Temer gives ''green light'' for negotiations, but says "In my government, Embraer will never be sold".

http://www1.folha.uol.com.br/mercado/20 ... raer.shtml

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by edu2703
Thu Dec 21, 2017 6:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing has held takeover talks with Embraer: WSJ
Replies: 518
Views: 58383

Re: Boeing has held takeover talks with Embraer: WSJ

The talks are on hold as the parties await word from the Brazilian government on whether it would sign off on the combination. The government has a so-called golden share in Embraer that gives it veto powers over such a transaction. Embraer is a crown-jewel of Brazilian industry, and it’s far from ...

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by edu2703
Thu Dec 21, 2017 6:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing has held takeover talks with Embraer: WSJ
Replies: 518
Views: 58383

Re: Boeing has held takeover talks with Embraer: WSJ

I really doubt the negotiations will go ahead. The grounds are already mentioned in the WSJ article. Embraer is a crown-jewel of Brazilian industry, and it's far from guaranteed the government would sign off; therefore there is even higher probability than in a typical merger negotiation that there ...

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by edu2703
Tue Nov 14, 2017 3:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Dubai Air Show 2017 - Other Manufacturers/Engine Orders
Replies: 52
Views: 18342

Re: Dubai Air Show 2017 - Other Manufacturers/Engine Orders

Not really, clean sheet design, better engines, the CS100 has everything to win over the Embraer planes, which are plagued with problems. And we can see that on the orders, with various companies phasing out their relatively brand new E-jets, and not even ordering the E-2. And only skywest being th...

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by edu2703
Tue Nov 14, 2017 2:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Dubai Air Show 2017 - Other Manufacturers/Engine Orders
Replies: 52
Views: 18342

Re: Dubai Air Show 2017 - Other Manufacturers/Engine Orders

Is there a subliminal message in the picture? I'm thinking about those three pyramids. Boeing.... Airbus... and the new kid on the block... Bombardier. :D https://imagr.eu/up/O1dlG_DOlyqjSXUAE3WIG.jpg If you look really closely there is also a small sand-castle, collapsed in the background somewher...

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by edu2703
Mon Nov 13, 2017 6:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Dubai Air Show 2017 - Other Manufacturers/Engine Orders
Replies: 52
Views: 18342

Re: Dubai Air Show 2017 - Other Manufacturers/Engine Orders

This topic should be about "Dubai Air Show 2017 - Other Manufacturers/Engine Orders" and again the coments are about "Bombardier + Airbus = CSALP" ... Just because people aren't talking about Embraer doesn't mean they should stop talking about Bombardier + Airbus. There is nothi...

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by edu2703
Wed Nov 08, 2017 6:48 pm
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Incident envolving Embraer KC-390 during a test flight
Replies: 42
Views: 11559

Re: Incident envolving Embraer KC-390 during a test flight

According to AeroMagazine, Embraer found the cause of the accident: http://aeromagazine.uol.com.br/artigo/confirmado-falha-no-voo-de-testes-do-kc-390_3704.html#ixzz4xqJMQjtz The aircraft was doing stall test with artificial ice on the wings. When the pilot pitched the nose up, one of the heavy fligh...

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by edu2703
Thu Oct 19, 2017 2:47 am
Forum: Military Aviation & Space Flight
Topic: Incident envolving Embraer KC-390 during a test flight
Replies: 42
Views: 11559

Incident envolving Embraer KC-390 during a test flight

On October 12, during a certification program flight, the military transport aircraft KC-390 (PT-ZNF) had an incident not yet fully clarified, when the military aircraft rapidly descended from about 20,000 feet to just over 3,000 feet in less than a minute. According to information provided by a sou...

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by edu2703
Fri Sep 08, 2017 1:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hurricane Irma's Impact on Aviation
Replies: 391
Views: 52122

Re: Hurricane Irma's Impact on Aviation

https://twitter.com/DeFede/status/905965093455843328
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Now, there's a police involved shooting at Terminal J at MIA. Terminal being evacuated.

Source: https://twitter.com/DeFede/status/905965093455843328

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by edu2703
Sat Jul 29, 2017 1:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Avianca suspends flights to Venezuela
Replies: 84
Views: 9215

Re: Avianca suspends flights to Venezuela

Air France announces that it will suspend flights to Caracas from July 30 to August 1

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by edu2703
Sun Jul 02, 2017 11:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bahrain, Egypt and KSA closed their airspace for Qatar
Replies: 681
Views: 147064

Re: Bahrain, Egypt and KSA closed their airspace for Qatar

Confirmed: KSA and allies agreed to extend the ultimatum deadline by 48 hours.

Foreign Ministers of Egypt, Saudia Arabia, UAE to meet in Cairo to discuss Qatar crisis and the next steps on July 05.

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by edu2703
Sat Jul 01, 2017 9:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bahrain, Egypt and KSA closed their airspace for Qatar
Replies: 681
Views: 147064

Re: Bahrain, Egypt and KSA closed their airspace for Qatar

https://twitter.com/DrJasimKhalfan/stat ... 8488681472
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777GE90 wrote:
edu2703 wrote:
Rumor: In the next 48 hours:

1. Kuwait to cut ALL ties with Qatar
2. Jordan to cut ALL ties with Qatar
3. GCC to cut ALL ties with Turkey


Very intersting.

Source?

Dr. Jasim Khalfan via Twitter https://twitter.com/DrJasimKhalfan/stat ... 8488681472

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by edu2703
Sat Jul 01, 2017 1:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bahrain, Egypt and KSA closed their airspace for Qatar
Replies: 681
Views: 147064

Re: Bahrain, Egypt and KSA closed their airspace for Qatar

Rumor: In the next 48 hours:

1. Kuwait to cut ALL ties with Qatar
2. Jordan to cut ALL ties with Qatar
3. GCC to cut ALL ties with Turkey

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by edu2703
Sat Jun 24, 2017 2:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bahrain, Egypt and KSA closed their airspace for Qatar
Replies: 681
Views: 147064

Re: Bahrain, Egypt and KSA closed their airspace for Qatar

I had been considering going to the Dubai Air Show. Think I will wait 10 days then think again. I do not fancy flying into a war zone. Well, I do not know if the situation will get worse or will continue the same way. I see articles saying that nothing serious will happen, that the chances of armed...

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by edu2703
Fri Jun 23, 2017 7:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bahrain, Egypt and KSA closed their airspace for Qatar
Replies: 681
Views: 147064

Re: Bahrain, Egypt and KSA closed their airspace for Qatar

Iran to not allow airplanes operated by Saudi Arabia to cross into their airspace. - RT Arabic

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by edu2703
Tue Jun 20, 2017 12:16 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 2017 Paris Air Show - Other Manufacturers News And Orders
Replies: 80
Views: 18811

Re: 2017 Paris Air Show - Other Manufacturers News And Orders

Embraer Firm Orders:
Undisclosed Airline: 10 E195-E2
FDA: 3 E175
KLM: 2 E190
JAL: 1 E190.
Belavia: 1 E175 and 1 E195

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by edu2703
Tue Jun 13, 2017 2:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bahrain, Egypt and KSA closed their airspace for Qatar
Replies: 681
Views: 147064

Re: Breaking: Bahrain, Egypt and KSA closed their airspace for Qatar

c933103 wrote:
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/flights/qr774#db46448 QR773/774 have been recorded to fly over Mauritanina yesterday... Is there no ban on qatar aircraft by them?


Yes. There is no ban over their airspace.

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by edu2703
Tue Jun 13, 2017 1:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bahrain, Egypt and KSA closed their airspace for Qatar
Replies: 681
Views: 147064

Re: Breaking: Bahrain, Egypt and KSA closed their airspace for Qatar

Some reports says Saudi, UAE, Bahrain airspace now closed for all air traffic to/from Qatar, commercial or private. I'll look for more information on that.

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by edu2703
Sat Jun 10, 2017 1:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bahrain, Egypt and KSA closed their airspace for Qatar
Replies: 681
Views: 147064

Re: Breaking: Bahrain, Egypt and KSA closed their airspace for Qatar

Somaliland cut ties with Qatar and shut air, land and sea access. Somaliland is not internationally recognized and realistically has no way of enforcing a flight ban... Well, Somaliland doesn't have an air force but its army has rocket launchers. It's not known for sure if they can shoot down an ai...

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by edu2703
Sat Jun 10, 2017 12:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bahrain, Egypt and KSA closed their airspace for Qatar
Replies: 681
Views: 147064

Re: Breaking: Bahrain, Egypt and KSA closed their airspace for Qatar

Somaliland cut ties with Qatar and shut air, land and sea access.

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by edu2703
Sat Jun 10, 2017 12:31 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What's going on with Qatar?
Replies: 72
Views: 4772

Re: What's going on with Qatar?

Senegal, Chad and Niger cut diplomatic ties with Qatar in the last few hours.

Now some sources says Somaliland cut ties with Qatar as well. How many KSA is paying for these countries to cut ties?

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by edu2703
Thu Jun 08, 2017 3:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bahrain, Egypt and KSA closed their airspace for Qatar
Replies: 681
Views: 147064

Re: Breaking: Bahrain, Egypt and KSA closed their airspace for Qatar

http://www.aljazeera.com/amp/news/2017/ ... 50769.html
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If you want information about the crisis, you can follow the Al Jazeera live feed
http://www.aljazeera.com/amp/news/2017/ ... 50769.html

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by edu2703
Thu Jun 08, 2017 2:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bahrain, Egypt and KSA closed their airspace for Qatar
Replies: 681
Views: 147064

Re: Breaking: Bahrain, Egypt and KSA closed their airspace for Qatar

Qatar rejects any intervention in foreign policy: minister tells AFP

This means Qatar showed the middle finger to KSA and reject the 10 conditions imposed by them to restore relations.

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by edu2703
Wed Jun 07, 2017 11:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bahrain, Egypt and KSA closed their airspace for Qatar
Replies: 681
Views: 147064

Re: Breaking: Bahrain, Egypt and KSA closed their airspace for Qatar

Arab Gulf Crisis continues to escalate. CNN Arabic reports Qatari military placed on highest state of alert. KSA, UAE and Bahrain warned not to enter Qatar maritime borders.

The Gulf Institute reports Qatari emir speech includes his withdrawal from the GCC. Armed forces on high alert.

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by edu2703
Wed Jun 07, 2017 8:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bahrain, Egypt and KSA closed their airspace for Qatar
Replies: 681
Views: 147064

Re: Breaking: Bahrain, Egypt and KSA closed their airspace for Qatar

I don't think sending troops is a good option for the crisis. Unless Qatar has received threats from other countries or considers that there is a possibility of armed conflict in the region. In this case, sending troops is justifiable. I also read that Pakistan is considering sending troops to Qatar...

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by edu2703
Wed Jun 07, 2017 3:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bahrain, Egypt and KSA closed their airspace for Qatar
Replies: 681
Views: 147064

Re: Breaking: Bahrain, Egypt and KSA closed their airspace for Qatar

Adding fuel to the fire!

Iran's revolutionary guards say Saudi Arabia was behind deadly attacks in Tehran.

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