The US restrictions applying to flights originating from 10 airports in countries is going to impact major international carriers including Etihad, Emirates, Qatar Airways and Turkish Airlines but not US-based carriers. The assertion in the press that no US carrier originates from one of these countries (UAE) is simply false. One simply needs to look at United’s website.
There is no doubt that grumbling will occur over it but Middle East countries are willing to take a short term economic hit for the sake of security and warm relations with the Trump administrationDr. Theodore Karasik