The United States could lose all flights to China ahead of the Beijing Winter Olympics

Beginning January 19 and continuing for at least two weeks, all flights from the United States to China have either been canceled or are likely to be suspended because of Chinese aviation regulations, according to CNN Business research of government announcements and published flight schedules. As of Friday, only two United Airlines (UAL) flights still appeared eligible to operate for that period.The Beijing Winter Games open on February 4, and participants are mostly taking special flights restricted to people with OIympics credentials as part of a strict bubble that authorities are implementing around the event. Since June, the Civil Aviation Administration of China has applied a so-called “circuit-breaker” rule

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