Japanese carriers Japan Airlines Co Ltd and ANA Holdings Inc also said they did not fly over the area.
Several of the world's top long-haul airlines operate from the Persian Gulf. Its sister airline, the low-priced carrier FlyDubai, said it "adjusted some of the existing flight paths in the region as a precautionary measure".
"The idea of closing the Strait of Hormuz would generate a very strong reaction", he told journalists in London.
"At 00:14 USA drone took off from UAE in stealth mode & violated Iranian airspace".
A spokesperson for the airline said: "We are carefully monitoring the ongoing developments and are in close contact with the relevant government authorities with regards to our flight operations, and will make further operational changes if the need arises". Along with the American drone was an American P-8 aircraft with 35 on board, and it was also violating our airspace and we could have downed it too.
Meanwhile, German airline Lufthansa said it was no longer flying planes over the Strait of Hormuz or the Gulf of Oman, AP reported.
The Strait of Hormuz is a v-shaped body of water connecting the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman, and offering an exit into the Arabian Sea (and the Indian Ocean), with Iran to its north and the United Arab Emirates and Oman to the south.
An official United Airlines statement said that customers flying on-board UA9239 (Mumbai-New York/Newark) will be re-booked on alternative flights back to the US.
"The [Notice to Airmen] warns pilots that flights are not permitted in the overwater area of the Tehran Flight Information Region until further notice, due to heightened military activities and increased political tensions that might place commercial flights at risk", the FAA said in a statement Thursday.
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According to Gordon, all affected passengers had since been accommodated on other flights. "Immediately the teams alerted the relevant authorities to initiate investigations".
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Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif late on Thursday evening also said that the debris of the United States drone had been retrieved from Iran's territorial waters where it was shot down proving that the aircraft was violating his country's airspace.
"There were numerous civil aviation aircraft operating in the area at the time of the intercept", the FAA warned.
That area probably only extends about 20 kilometres off of the Iranian coast, aviation experts said.
Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) shot down the drone on Thursday.
A USA official said the military had prepared limited strikes on Iran in retaliation for downing the drone, but approval was abruptly withdrawn Thursday night before the attacks were launched.
"I think probably Iran made a mistake". "I think that it could have been somebody who was loose and stupid that did it".
The paper claims multiple senior administration sources confirmed the plans.
Tensions between the US and Iran have been on the rise since the Trump administration withdrew from a 2015 nuclear accord between the two nations. Citing unspecified Iranian threats, the United States has sent an aircraft carrier to the Middle East and deployed additional troops alongside the tens of thousands already there. "We do not have any intention for war with any country, but we are fully ready for war", Revolutionary Guard commander general Hossein Salami said in a televised address Thursday.
The public prosecutor, the victim and regional authorities want the men convicted of rape and given much longer prison sentences. The regional court heard they had shared videos of the incident in a WhatsApp group and joked about it shortly afterwards.
Was that not out, the second serve? "It's a serious joke", he continued before bizarrely taking aim at the umpire's attire. Some of the stuff they say to me, is that okay? "You're bad at your job so I don't want to talk to you about it".
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Penalty kicks have already been retaken during the group stage because VAR has scrutinized goalkeepers' movements more closely. The issue of keepers being penalized by VAR for coming off the line has been in the spotlight at the Women's World Cup.
The contest pitches one former foreign secretary against his successor, but it is there that the similarities end. There is speculation Mr Johnson could "lend" support to Mr Hunt to ensure he finished ahead of his old rival.
Harris, who like Booker is black, characterized Biden's remarks as coddling "the reputations of segregationists". Cory Booker , who also is running for the Democratic presidential nomination, called on Biden to apologize.
Bol's 52 percent 3-point shooting is a result of the small sample size, but his shooting touch is very, very real. On the 2018-19 OR basketball roster, Bol was listed as 235 pounds before his season ending foot injury.
In terms of whom Sweeney was competing against, he battled his championship rival, Doug Armstrong , the general manager of the St. Lehner won the Masterton Trophy as the player exemplifying the qualities of perseverance, sportsmanship and dedication to hockey.
Group winners and runners-up qualify for the knockout second round along with the best four of the six third-place finishers. Zimbabwe qualified for this year's AFCON edition after topping Group "G" in their qualifiers.
Police are investigating the incident, which erupted when up to 40 Greenpeace activists gatecrashed the City of London event. After the footage emerged, Tory MP Sir Peter Bottomley told the Press Association that Mr Field had done nothing wrong.
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A U.S. envoy for Iran met with Saudi Arabia's deputy defence minister Prince Khalid bin Salman in Riyadh on Friday. He also said more sanctions have been imposed.
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