EghtesadOnline: Kish Airline has overhauled its grounded Airbus A321 back to service after a year and a half.
EghtesadOnline: Italy’s aerospace giant Leonardo SpA says ATR, which it co-owns with France’s Airbus SE, is in talks with alternative buyers for the remaining aircraft in a €1 billion ($1.6 billion) deal with Iran, which it can no longer deliver due to sanctions.
EghtesadOnline: Two brand-new Airbus air ambulances (BK-117) were delivered to Iran on Wednesday at Payam International Airport in the city of Karaj in Alborz Province. The two helicopters are expected to join Iran Emergency Medical Services’ fleet in the near future, Airlinepress.com reported.
EghtesadOnline: A top US official said the US government is unlikely to issue any licenses that would allow companies like Airbus and ATR to continue supporting aircraft in service with Iranian airlines.
EghtesadOnline: Franco-Italian planemaker ATR is ready to deliver a number of airplanes to Iran Air before the US sanctions’ revival in August, an advisor to the minister of roads and urban development said on Monday.
EghtesadOnline: Iran Air is not having problems financing plane purchases from Boeing and Airbus, but deliveries could be hampered if the United States does not extend export licenses, Chief Executive Farzaneh Sharafbafi said on Thursday.
EghtesadOnline: Iran would take delivery of dozens of European jets it has ordered under a nuclear sanctions deal with major powers, but warned the transactions could take longer to complete than planned, the sales chief of European planemaker Airbus predicted.
EghtesadOnline: Iran-France Transportation Working Group held its first meeting in Tehran on Monday where representatives from transport ministries of the two countries discussed a wide range of topics, including Airbus and ATR deals with Iran Air.
EghtesadOnline: Executives from aircraft manufacturers Airbus and Boeing are due to arrive in Tehran next week to negotiate and decide on the financing of Iran’s newly-purchased passenger airplanes.
EghtesadOnline: Iran’s Kish Airline has announced an ambitious plan to purchase over a dozen new planes from global aviation giant Airbus and Boeing.