Qantas will continue to fly over war zones

A number of airlines have been criticised for refusing to alter flight paths since downing of Flight MH17.

    Following the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines flight 17 over Ukraine, a number of airlines have faced criticism for continuing to fly over conflict zones.

    Some have now agreed to reroute their planes but Qantas insists its aircraft are safe.

    Andrew Thomas reports from Sydney.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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