Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Tashkent

Location:  Uzbekistan, countrywide

Event:  Russian air carriers continue to operate in Uzbekistan. The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has downgraded the air safety rating for Russia given that Russia’s civil aviation authority is not in compliance with International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) safety standards for oversight of Russian air carrier operations.

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