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FAA further extends allowed operations in Persian Gulf and Gulf of Oman airspace
28 January 2020

The U.S. FAA has extended the allowed operations in Persian Gulf and Gulf of Oman airspace, following a flight ban issued on January 8 and updated on January 10 and January 16.

Kuwait was added to the list of airports to/from which U.S. aircraft are allowed to operate. Additionally, operations may be conducted into and out of following airports in Saudi Arabia for which arrivals and departures may necessitate operations in the overwater airspace above the Persian Gulf: Ras Mishab (OERM), Jubail (OEJB), Dammam-King Fahd International (OEDF), Al Ahsa (OEAH), Batha (OEBT), Tanajib (OETN), And Ras Tanura (OERT).
Operations in restricted military areas established by Saudi Arabia, and arriving/departing from the above airports, with clearance from the appropriate authorities of Saudi Arabia are also allowed.

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