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  • Iran Air lines up three Boeing 747-300s


    Iran Air has acquired the first of three Boeing 747-300s from Al Sayegh Airlines. The 1986-vintage aircraft (MSN 23408), which is still in storage,...


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  • US officials suggest missile downed MH17


    ​US officials reportedly believe that Malaysia Airlines MH17 was shot down by a surface-to-air missile.


  • This week's Flight International: F-22 flying into the sunset


    With the last of 187 aircraft ordered by the US Air Force having rolled off the production line, the cover story of...


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  • ANALYSIS: How Iran's aerospace dream began and ended with the licence-built IrAn-140

    News | 25 Nov 2014 09:11

    ​When the sole airworthy HESA IrAn-140 turboprop crashed on takeoff from Tehran in August, Iran’s hopes of becoming an aerospace-manufacturing nation appeared to crash with it. The decade-and-a-half following Antonov’s decision to licence production of its An-140 to Iran has seen no more than a dozen IrAn-140s roll off the assembly line, no fewer than four accidents involving the type, and a regulatory ban on all flight operations by the aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-How-Irans-aerospace-dream-began-and-ended-with-the-licence-built-IrAn-140-406044/
  • US officials suggest missile downed MH17

    News | 18 Jul 2014 04:11 | Greg Waldron

    ​US officials reportedly believe that Malaysia Airlines MH17 was shot down by a surface-to-air missile.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/US-officials-suggest-missile-downed-MH17-401749/
  • ANALYSIS: What a new Doha hub does for Qatar

    News | 27 May 2014 16:40 | Niall O'Keeffe

    From its spa to its squash courts, sleeping lounges and swimming pool, Hamad International’s range of amenities is such that Qatar Airways chief executive Akbar Al Baker is emboldened to say of the new Doha hub: “I don’t think there is any airport of this standard anywhere in the world.”http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-What-a-new-Doha-hub-does-for-Qatar-399490/
  • Boeing obtains licence to supply spares to Iran

    News | 07 Apr 2014 15:18 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Boeing has secured approval to supply aircraft parts to Iranian companies under the terms of an international agreement negotiated last year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Boeing-obtains-licence-to-supply-spares-to-Iran-397912/
  • This week's Flight International: F-22 flying into the sunset

    News | 03 Apr 2012 14:00

    With the last of 187 aircraft ordered by the US Air Force having rolled off the production line, the cover story of Flight International's 3-9 April issue (out now)is a Raptor retrospective.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/This-weeks-Flight-International-F-22-flying-into-the-sunset-370328/
  • Iran Air lines up three Boeing 747-300s

    News | 27 Mar 2012 15:29 | Fay Sanders

    Iran Air has acquired the first of three Boeing 747-300s from Al Sayegh Airlines. The 1986-vintage aircraft (MSN 23408), which is still in storage,...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Iran-Air-lines-up-three-Boeing-747-300s-369994/