Following the outbreak of the Novel Coronavirus which began in the Chinese city of Wuhan and has spread across over 20 other countries, some airlines around the world have suspended flights to and from China.
According to CNN, this move by the airlines is in a bid to help reduce the spread of the deadly airborne virus. This has severely disrupted travel by tourists and business executives in one of the world’s busiest aviation markets, the report adds.
See the list of some major airlines that have suspended or reduced their flights to and from China:
Asia and Oceania
Cathay Pacific and Cathay Dragon
Singapore Airlines and SilkAir
Air New Zealand
Europe and the Middle East
Lufthansa, Swiss and Austrian Airlines