• IranAir resumes flights to Europe after temporary halt over coronavirus 2020-03-11 19:28

    IranAir resumes flights to Europe after temporary halt over coronavirus

    TEHRAN – Iran’s flag carrier, IranAir on Wednesday resumed flights to European destinations following a temporary suspension over the outbreak of the coronavirus, according to sources.

  • Iran air 2018-12-17 20:42

    ‘Iran expects EU to extend Airbus OFAC license to deliver purchased aircrafts’

    TEHRAN - Farzaneh Sharafbafi, the managing director of Iran Air, Iran’s national flag carrier, said on Monday that Iran expects EU to get the U.S. approval for extending the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC)’s license for importing the airplanes Iran bought from Airbus.

  • Iran Air's Airbus A321 Arrived in Tehran 2018-05-11 20:33

    No down payment made to Airbus, Boeing: Iran

    TEHRAN- Following President Trump’s withdrawal from Iran’s international nuclear deal last Tuesday, Advisor to Iranian Transport Minister Asghar Fakhrieh Kashan announced on Friday that no down payment has been made by Iran to aircraft manufactures Airbus and Boeing, so the country would incur no loss in consequence of Trump’s decision, Fars news agency reported.

  • Airbus 2018-01-17 19:40

    Airbus says keeps on working with Iran on plane purchase deal

    TEHRAN - Airbus has said it keeps on working with Iran Air and the Iranian authorities on the execution of the plane purchase agreement in full compliance with the nuclear deal requirements and other applicable regulations, AFP reported.

  • Airbus 2017-12-12 19:24

    Iran eyes domestic finance for Airbus, Boeing purchases

    TEHRAN – Iran is considering the use of domestic finance for the purchase of Airbus and Boeing airplanes, Tasnim reported on Tuesday quoting an official with flag carrier Iran Air.

  • Airbus 2017-10-14 20:26

    By Mahnaz Abdi

    Aircraft purchase deals to support employment

    Iranian national flag carrier Iran Air’s deal with the French giant plane maker Airbus on January 28, 2016 for the purchase of 118 Airbus jets worth $27 billion was among the first deals the country signed with Europe after the implementation of its nuclear deal, known as Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), which lifted the sanctions against Iran in the same month.

  • Airbus 2017-03-28 00:53

    Iran to receive 9 new Airbus planes by end of 2018

    TEHRAN- Frahad Parvaresh, the managing director of Iran’s flag carrier airline Iran Air, announced that the country will receive four new Airbus planes in 2017 and five other Airbus jets in 2018, Mehr news agency reported.

  • Iran Air's Airbus A321 Arrived in Tehran 2017-03-25 12:29

    Iran’s 3rd new Airbus to land in Tehran today

    TEHRAN- Iran Air, the flag carrier airline of Iran, will take delivery of the third newly purchased Airbus jets today.

  • Airbus 2017-03-11 09:12

    Iran to take delivery of its 2nd Airbus jet today

    TEHRAN – Iran Air, the flag carrier airline of Iran, announced on Friday that the second Airbus jet of its purchased airplanes will enter Mehrabad Airport on Saturday.

  • Iran Air's second new Airbus plane spotted in France 2017-02-21 20:09

    Iran Air's second new Airbus plane spotted in France

    Iran Air’s second new Airbus plane has been spotted at a runway in Toulouse, France, on February 17. Airbus A330-243 sports the Iranian airliner’s updated livery.

  • U.S. Navy 2017-02-07 16:21

    Once upon a time, Iran vs. US

  • Iran-France 2017-01-31 19:23

    Iran, France shore up trade, sign deals

    TEHRAN- Iran and France took another step to boost cooperation in different fields of economy by signing five agreements at the end of a business forum in Tehran on Tuesday.

  • Tehran to host high-ranking French economic delegation 2017-01-30 19:05

    Tehran to host high-ranking French economic delegation

    TEHRAN- A high-ranking French economic delegation, headed by the French Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Development Jean-Marc Ayrault is planned to attend Iran-France business forum at the place of Iran Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture (ICCIMA) on Tuesday.

  • alireza zakani 2017-01-17 13:29

    JCPOA boiled down to one aircraft: critic

    TEHRAN – A former MP and government critic on Monday criticized the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) for having won for Iran only one Airbus passenger plane.

  • Akhoundi 2017-01-13 18:04

    Iran to receive 2 other Airbus jetliners by Mar. 20

    TEHRAN- Iranian Transport Minister Abbas Akhoundi announced that by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 20, 2017) two Airbus A330 jets will be delivered to the Islamic Republic of Iran, IRIB news reported on Friday.

  • ایرباس 321 2017-01-11 19:00

    Iran Air: Jan. 11 a crucial day in Iran-EU ties' calendar

    Tehran – Managing Director of the Airline of the Islamic Republic of Iran (Iran Air), Farhad Parvaresh, said on Wednesday that January 11, when the first A321 Airbus Aircraft was delivered to Iran in Toulouse, France, marks a crucial day for Iran Air and in history of the Iran-EU relations.

  • Airbus 2017-01-08 19:27

    Iran to receive first ordered Airbus on Thursday

    TEHRAN- Iran is expecting the first Airbus - an A321 jetliner - to be delivered this Thursday, IRIB news quoted Farhad Parvaresh, managing director of Iran’s flag carrier Iran Air as saying on Sunday .

  • بعیدی نژاد 2016-12-24 20:37

    Envoy hails Airbus deal as dramatic end to oldest sanctions on Iran

    TEHRAN – The Iranian ambassador to London said in an Instagram message Saturday that the recent deal between Iran and Airbus is more than a “usual trade agreement,” hailing it as a dramatic end to the most long-standing sanctions program against the country.  

  • Airbus 2016-12-23 18:09

    Iran Air, Airbus seal historic aircraft order

    Iran Air and Airbus have signed a firm contract for 100 aircraft, building on an initial commitment signed in January 2016 in Paris. The agreement signed by Farhad Parvaresh, Iran Air Chairman and CEO and Fabrice Bregier, Airbus President and CEO, covers 46 A320 Family, 38 A330 Family and 16 A350 XWB aircraft. Deliveries will begin in early 2017.

  • Akhoundi 2016-12-18 19:20

    Iran to finalize Airbus deal by Friday: minister

    TEHRAN - Iran is to finalize aircraft purchase deal with the European plane maker Airbus by Friday, Transport Minister Abbas Akhoundi told Tasnim news agency on Sunday.

  • Boeing 2016-12-14 09:32

    Iran says Boeing to provide financing for firm's first six planes

    Boeing has agreed to provide financing for the first six planes it sells to Iran, Iran Air chief Executive Farhad Parvaresh was quoted as saying by Fars news agency on Tuesday.

  • Airbus 2016-12-13 20:39

    Iran, Airbus hopeful of finalizing deal in two weeks

    European plane maker Airbus and Iran Air will finalize a deal to buy aircraft in two weeks, the head of Iran's flag carrier said on Tuesday, adding Airbus has agreed to provide financing for 17 planes.

  • ایرباس 2016-11-23 12:40

    U.S. grants second Airbus license to sell planes to Iran: Reuters

    The U.S. said on Tuesday it had issued a second license to France's Airbus to sell commercial planes to Iran Air, bringing Iran's flag carrier a step closer to receiving new jets under last year's nuclear deal to ease sanctions, Reuters reported.

  • Asghar Fakhrieh-Kashan 2016-11-22 09:48

    Negotiations with Airbus, Boeing to continue this week: Iranian official

    TEHRAN- Iranian Deputy Transport Minister Asghar Fakhrieh Kashan announced on Monday that the Islamic Republic will continue its talks with Airbus and Boeing during the current week, ILNA reported.

  • کاخ سفید آمریکا 2016-11-18 03:19

    US House passes bill to block commercial aircraft sales to Iran

    On Thursday, the Republican-controlled House voted 243-174 to pass the legislation to prohibit the Treasury Department from issuing the licenses US banks would need to complete the transactions.

  • Asghar Fakhrieh-Kashan 2016-10-31 00:38

    Iran’s deals with Airbus, Boeing to be finalized soon: official

    TEHRAN- Iranian Deputy Transport Minister Asghar Fakhrieh-Kashan announced that the deal with the world leading aircraft manufacturers Airbus and Boeing will be finalized soon, Mehr news agency reported on Sunday.

  • 02-AK1 Araqchi.jpg 2016-10-16 20:22

    Araqchi says aircraft deliveries dependent on talks with Airbus, Boeing

    TEHRAN – Abbas Araqchi, Iran's deputy foreign minister, said on Sunday that new aircraft deliveries to Iran depends on the ongoing talks between Iran Air and two airplane manufacturers Airbus and Boeing.

  • Iran.Plane.jpg 2016-09-23 19:21

    U.S. approves export of Boeing, Airbus planes to Iran

    The U.S. Treasury Department has granted permission to Boeing and Airbus to export commercial planes to Iran, a Treasury spokesperson told NPR. The government has approved a deal — not yet finalized — for Boeing to sell IranAir 80 commercial passenger aircraft.

  • Iran-US.jpg 2016-09-18 18:40

    Iran urges U.S. to unblock aircraft deals, seeks investors

    Iran urged the United States on Sunday to remove remaining obstacles to it buying passenger planes following the lifting of international sanctions and spread out the welcome mat to foreign investors as it seeks to boost its aviation sector.