The CEO of the Airline of the Islamic Republic of Iran (Iran Air) — the country's flag carrier — said ATR aircraft manufacturer has requested permission from the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) of the US Department of the Treasury for the delivery of the turboprops Tehran has purchased.
Eritrea's national airline has made its first commercial flight in two decades to Addis Ababa, the capital of neighboring Ethiopia, the latest step in a surprise peace process between the former foes that began just two months ago.
Air New Zealand Ltd (AIR.NZ) said on Thursday “two recent events” involving Rolls-Royce Holdings PLC (RR.L) Trent 1000 engines had prompted it to cancel and delay some international flights over the coming weeks, making it the latest airline to experience problems.
Ersoy tells Iran Daily: Flights to several Iranian cities to be launched
Turkey’s national airline staffers have become the latest to be affected by a widening crackdown over a botched coup attempt, as the government continues with its mass purge of those suspected of having links to putsch plotters.
British Airways is expected to resume flights to Iran from July after a hiatus of 6 years, as a direct air route linking South Korea and Iran will open for the first time in four decades following the lifting of sanctions against Iran.