Lufthansa on Friday said that Russian authorities had reconsidered their decision to suspend Lufthansa Cargo's overflight rights immediately and opted to reinstate them until Nov. 15. The reason for Russia's decision appears to be a dispute over the location of LHC's cargo hub, currently in Astana (ATWOnline, Nov. 1). LH said it needs "long-term and sustained permission" to overfly Russia after Nov. 15 but that "the granting of overflight rights cannot be tied to demands that its cargo hub ...

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