Iran Air has taken delivery of an A321, the first from a firm order placed by the airline in December 2016 for 100 Airbus aircraft (46 single aisle and 54 wide-body jets) to renew and expand its fleet.
“This significant mile
The first Airbus A321 will be delivered to Iran Air in the next few days, managing director of the Civil Aviation Organization of Iran said yesterday (January 8).
An Iranian pilot, co-pilot and crew are in France now to fly the pa
Iran Air and Airbus have signed a firm contract for 100 aircraft worth more than $18 billion at list prices, building on an initial commitment signed in January 2016 in Paris, France.
The agreement signed by Farhad Parvaresh, Iran
Iran has trimmed its order with Airbus to purchase of 100 passenger planes partly by dropping superjumbo A380s, said the managing director of Iran’s flag carrier Iran Air on Sunday.
“The nominal value of the contract f
Iran has signed a $16.6 billion agreement for 80 Boeing passenger jets that includes 50 narrow-body 737 MAX aircraft and 30 long-haul 777s, split equally between the 777-300ER and the 406-seat 777-9.
Based on Boeing’s Memora
The Obama administration has approved the export of more than Airbus 100 jetliners to Iran, despite a move by US lawmakers for a clamp on such transactions, a report said.
The export license, granted by the US Office of Foreign As
Iran Air could be a buyer of some A340 planes that Lufthansa no longer needs, the chief executive of the German airline said on Thursday.
Lufthansa has signed a memorandum of understanding with Iran Air that comprises cooperation
Boeing said on Wednesday it had sold aircraft-related goods to Iran Air in the third quarter, marking the first acknowledged dealings between US aerospace companies and Iran since the 1979 US hostage crisis.
The Chicago-based aero
Iran Air will need at least 100 passenger jets once sanctions against the country are lifted and will find it easier to do business with companies that co-operated during the current window for sanctions relief, the head of the airline said.
Seeking to increase sanctions pressure on Iran, the Treasury said it has blacklisted a major Iranian port operator and the country's national airline, Iran Air.
The actions target two key segments of Iran's transport infrastructure