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Questions as Iranians claim US Licensing Plane Sales to Iran

By Saeed Jalili for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. Questions abound as Iranians claim US Treasury licensing plane sales to Iran Questions have emerged about whether the US Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) has issued new licenses to Canadian plane manufacturer […]

Iran Ministry “Not Involved in Talks” with Bombardier

Iran’s Ministry of Road and Urban Development has not held any talks with Canadian plane manufacturer Bombardier Inc., a deputy minister said, adding that the country’s private sector has been involved in business negotiations with that company. Speaking to Tasnim on Saturday, Asghar Fakhrieh Kashan said he was not informed of the agreements between the […]

Iran Air in Talks with Boeing over Aircraft Deal

The chief executive officer (CEO) of Iran Air said the Islamic Republic’s national flag carrier is in talks with global aviation giant Boeing over a historic aircraft purchase. “Meetings and negotiations are going on. We hope that in the future we can reach an understanding with each other,” Farhad Parvaresh told Reuters. “The number and […]

Bombardier denies plans for New Iranian Airline

By John Lee. Canada’s Bombardier has denied media reports that it is launching an airline in Iran. Executive Chairman Pierre Beaudoin led a delegation of company aviation and rail executives to Iran last week, but according to company spokeswoman Marianella de la Barrera no deal has been reached yet on sales with Iranian customers. She […]

Iran to Buy 114 Airbus Jets

By John Lee. Iran has agreed to buy 114 Airbus aircraft for state carrier Iran Air. According to Bloomberg Business, the deal includes a mix of new and used jets from the A320 family, and the out-of-production A340s, with first deliveries expected in July. Reuters says that the deal could be worth more than $10 […]