Iran for us is a good tourism market with over 80 million habitants, said the chairman of the State Committee for Tourism Development of Uzbekistan adding that historical cities in both countries will enjoy direct flight routes soon.
Iranian authorities announced the imminent launch of a new flight route from the second-largest city of Mashhad to Hyderabad, India’s sixth-largest city, which is home to a significant population of Shia Muslims with Iranian origin.
Ambassador of Bangladesh to Iran Gousal Azam Sarker said a direct flight route is slated to be launched between the two countries in the near future in a bid to boost bilateral relations in various fields, including economy.
Iran's airports operated more than 1.6 million flights during past two years, having transported 130 million passengers and 1.2 million kg of luggage, said a Civil Aviation Organization (CAO) official.
A senior Iranian transportation official said airlines in the country are preparing to offer satellite-based in-flight Wi-Fi service as access to high-speed Internet during flights becomes more necessary for passengers.
Two new direct flights are to be launched from Iran's western city of Kermanshah to popular destinations in Iraq and Turkey with the expected high season of travels during Norouz (Iranian New Year) holidays.
Russia’s Roscosmos and US company Space Adventures signed a new contract on the flight of two space tourists to the International Space Station (ISS) until late 2021 onboard one spacecraft, the state corporation told TASS on Tuesday.
A flotilla of small boats rescued all 47 passengers and crew from an Air Niugini flight that crashed into the sea short of the runway at an airport in the tiny South Pacific nation of Micronesia on Friday, the airport’s manager said.