Covid-19: Significant drop in air traffic following suspension of flights

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An image showed 700 fewer flights when compared with the figure one month ago.



By Web Report

Published: Wed 25 Mar 2020, 8:32 AM

Last updated: Wed 25 Mar 2020, 12:14 PM

Following the suspension of passenger flights in UAE and India, the airspace above the country has cleared up significantly.

An image published by global flight tracking service firm Flightradar24 on showed 700 fewer flights when compared with the figure one month ago.

"With passenger flights in India and the UAE now suspended, the airspace looks very different than it did last month. 700 fewer flights in the image from today," it said.


Flightradar24 provides real-time information about thousands of aircraft around the world. Flightradar24 tracks 180,000+ flights, from 1,200+ airlines, flying to or from 4,000+ airports around the world in real time.


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