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Most airlines nix flying over North Korea’s airspace region

The vast majority of airlines currently avoid flying through North Korea’s flight information region or FIR in the wake of Pyongyang’s missile launches. The carriers are reacting to safety concerns now that the pilots of several commercial flights have observed the fiery re-entry of North Korean missile tests from their planes — though the odds […]