Aeroflot is banned from flying in U.K. airspace, British Airways cancels its flights to Moscow

Sanctions continue to be invoked against Russia and Russian companies.

The U.K. has banned Aeroflot and Russian aircraft from their airspace.

In response, Russia has banned British registered aircraft from its airspace.

As a result, British Airways has cancelled its flights to Moscow.

British Airways issued this short statement:

“We have suspended our flights to Moscow and also the use of Russian airspace, following the confirmation of Russian government restrictions”

A new cold war is descending on Europe.