Russian airspace ban adds two hours to Finnair flight

Tuesday’s act took a convoluted path over Saudi Arabia and Egypt, before turning northwest.That’s in time to operate the next flight back again to Asia.The Airbus A350 flew as far west as Kosice i…

Czech travel writer Miroslav Zikmund dies at 102

After the 1968 Soviet-led Warsaw Pact invasion of Czechoslovakia that crushed a period of liberal reforms known as the Prague Spring, the pair fell from grace for their critical re…

Will any countries be added to the red list this week?

As of October, only two lists now remain: the “red” list (which still requires expensive 11-night hotel quarantine for travellers incoming from those countries), and the “ROW…