Long-haul start-up Air Belgium has been granted Russian overflight permission, cementing its revised June 3 launch date. In a May 18 statement, Air Belgium said it has “taken care of the last arrangements” and will launch with an initial flight between Brussels Charleroi and Hong Kong June 3. Air Belgium was initially hoping to launch at the end of March, but this was delayed to April 16, and then to April 30. A further delay was recently announced, pushing back the launch to ...

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