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Bahrain Opens Airspace

Following the Saudi lead, Bahrain has chosen to open their airspace to Israeli planes, as well. The Time of Israel reported

The tiny Gulf kingdom of Bahrain indicated Thursday it would open its air space to Israeli planes flying to the UAE, potentially shortening flights to Dubai by several minutes.

In an announcement carried by its state news agency, Bahrain’s Transportation Ministry said it would allow all flights to the UAE to cross its airspace.