Etihad Airways Slapped with China Flight Ban After Passengers Test Positive for COVID-19


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Etihad Airways has been hit with a one-week Chinese flight ban after six passengers on the same flight tested positive for COVID-19. Etihad is currently flying just once a week from Abu Dhabi to Shanghai – the positive cases were detected on Etihad Airways flight EY862 on August 3. The suspension will begin on August 17 according to a notice posted on the website of the Civil Aviation Administration of China. Along with Etihad Airways, two other airlines will also face temporary flight bans after passengers tested positive for COVID-19. China Eastern is to banned from operating flight MU212 from...