Afghan carrier Safi Airways said on Monday it will suspend its Frankfurt-Kabul route, effective Jan. 10, owing to the recently announced ban on the entry of Afghan-registered aircraft into EU airspace (ATW Daily News, Nov. 23). In a statement, the carrier said the situation is “particularly frustrating for Safi because the ban has been evoked as a result of the Afghan Ministry of Transport and Civil Aviation. It is totally outside the control of the airline, which is fully ICAO ...

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