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British Airways halts Hong Kong flights over quarantine


British Airways said Monday that it has suspended Hong Kong flights after crew members were required to quarantine following a positive Covid test among the staff.

“We have made the difficult decision to temporarily suspend flights to Hong Kong while we review operational requirements for this route,” said a statement from BA, which is owned by London-listed aviation giant IAG.

A British Airways plane in the Hong Kong International Airport. File photo: Chris Sutton, via Flickr.

“We’re supporting crew who are currently isolating in Hong Kong.”

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