07 Dec '17, 8am

Singapore Air re-routed flights after N Korea July missile

Image copyright AFP/Getty Images Image caption The airline made the change after a July missile launch by North Korea Singapore Airlines has changed the path of its Seoul-Los Angeles flights after a recent North Korean missile test. It joins a growing group of airlines who have re-routed planes because of Pyongyang's more frequent launches. They include Lufthansa and Air France, who now avoid the North's airspace. North Korea does not announce its tests beforehand unlike other countries. This means their projectiles' flight paths are unknown, posing a possible danger to aeroplanes. Are Pyongyang's missiles a risk to planes? What could tip the balance into full conflict? North Korean missile pictures and what they tell us In a statement to the BBC, Singapore Airlines said it made the change after Pyongyang launched an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) in July. The s...

Full article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-42261948

Tweets

North Korea missile prompted Singapore Air plan...

bbc.com 07 Dec '17, 8am

Image copyright AFP/Getty Images Image caption The airline made the change after a July missile launch by North Korea Sing...

Singapore Air re-routes flights after North Kor...

bbc.co.uk 07 Dec '17, 8am

Image copyright AFP/Getty Images Image caption The airline made the change after a July missile launch by North Korea Sing...

North Korea ballistic missile tests forced Sing...

telegraph.co.uk 07 Dec '17, 12pm

S ingapore Airlines changed a flight route between South Korea and the US earlier this year over fears about North Korean ...

North Korea ballistic missile tests forced Singapore Airlines to reroute flights from Seoul

North Korea ballistic missile tests forced Sing...

yahoo.com 07 Dec '17, 2pm

Singapore Airlines changed a flight route between South Korea and the US earlier this year over fears about North Korean m...

Singapore Airlines changed flight route after N...

foxnews.com 07 Dec '17, 4pm

close Lindsey Graham, HR McMaster warn against North Korea threat Republican Senator Lindsey Graham and National Security ...

North Korean missile threat forced Singapore Airlines to reroute flights

North Korean missile threat forced Singapore Ai...

cnbc.com 07 Dec '17, 1am

Singapore Airlines , one of the world's top ranked carriers, has taken measures to reroute some flights in response to Nor...

Singapore Airlines re-routes flights in the wak...

dailymail.co.uk 07 Dec '17, 9am

Singapore Airlines have announced that they are re-routing flights over the Sea of Japan in the wake of North Korea 's rec...

Singapore Airlines changed a US flight route because of North Korean missile launches

Singapore Airlines changed a US flight route be...

businessinsider.de 06 Dec '17, 5pm

Changes to the route between Seoul and Los Angeles have been in place since July. Flickr / Aero Icarus Singapore Airlines ...

North Korean missile threat forces Singapore Ai...

secretflying.com 07 Dec '17, 3pm

The threat of North Korean missile tests has prompted Singapore Airlines to change the path of its Seoul-Los Angeles fligh...

Singapore Airlines changed flight route after #...

route.overnewser.com 07 Dec '17, 5pm

Singapore Airlines changed flight route after North Korea missile test Fears of a North Korean missile accidentally oblite...

Singapore Airlines Reroutes Flights Around Nort...

sputniknews.com 05 Dec '17, 7pm

Singapore Airlines said they changed the flight's route following North Korea's July 27 missile test, which plummeted into...

Singapore Airlines changed U.S. route because o...

citizentv.co.ke 07 Dec '17, 9am

Singapore Airlines changed a flight route between Asia and the U.S. earlier this year because of fears over North Korean m...

Singapore Airlines changed U.S. route because o...

money.cnn.com 06 Dec '17, 9am

Why North Korean sanctions have failed Singapore Airlines changed a flight route between Asia and the U.S. earlier this ye...

[Mothership] No worries S’pore Airlines, risk o...

mothership.sg 06 Dec '17, 12pm

On Nov. 29, North Korea tested a new intercontinental ballistic missile it claims is capable of reaching the United States...

US flies B-1B over South Korea in show of force...

airforcetimes.com 06 Dec '17, 6pm

SEOUL, South Korea — The United States flew a B-1B supersonic bomber over South Korea Wednesday as part of a massive combi...