Diplomatic relations: Saudi Arabia opens its airspace
Direct flights from Israel to the Emirates and back will now be possible. Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke of a "huge breakthrough".
- After permitting the crossing of an Israeli plane, Saudi Arabia will open its airspace to all flights to and from the Emirates 6 months
- The Kingdom's foreign minister commented on the decision .. Saudi Arabia is officially opening its airspace in front of flights coming from Israel to the Emirates 6 months