Mnuchin: Boeing’s sales licenses to Iran will be revoked
The U.S. withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal means Boeing’s licenses to sell billions of dollars in commercial jetliners to Iran will be revoked, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Tuesday.
Chinese finance for aircraft purchase
After months of negotiations, a Chinese company agreed to fund the purchase of Iran Airs’ airliners. According to the Ministry of Roads and Urban Development of Iran, Iran Air and a Chinese company signed an MoU to enable the company to finance the purchase of Iran Airs’ airliners.
Iran response to cautionary measures by Airbus
The French Airbus company announced last week that the delivery of planes purchased by Iran will be delayed. According to American businessman and current chief operating officer at Airbus, John Leahy, the company will delay the delivery of the planes until Iran has completed its down payments.
Two more ATRs land in Iran
Two more ATR 72-600 series which were dispatched from France last night landed in Mehrabad Airport in Tehran this morning.
Following the Iran nuclear agreement of 2015, the JCPOA, with world powers and sanctions relief, Iran's Aviation Industry has signed an agreement for the purchase of 100 passenger planes with the French Airbus, 80 Boeings with the US, and 20 ATRs. Eight of the latter and three airbuses have been delivered to Iran Air.
Aerial birds of steel in Iran’s sky
The eighth and ninth deliveries of airplanes following the signature of the JCPOA nuclear deal with Iran have been sent to Tehran from Toulouse, France, out of an order of 200.
Iran selecting financiers for 200 jets: Iran Air
Iran Air CEO Farzaneh Sharafbazi says her company is in the process of selecting financiers for the purchase of 200 new passenger aircraft from among many domestic and foreign companies which have submitted their proposals.
Iran in talks to buy 48 Airbus helicopters
The Iranian government is in talks with the European aircraft manufacturer Airbus to purchase 45 helicopters, a deputy roads and urban development minister said.