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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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  • Iran's Mahan Air to open London Gatwick route

    News | 28 Oct 2014 15:43 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Iranian carrier Mahan Air is to open services to London Gatwick by the end of the year, according to a ground-handling firm.
  • Iran Air purchases aeronautical data from Boeing

    News | 23 Oct 2014 10:10 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Iran Air has purchased aeronautical documentation and information from Boeing, the US airframer has disclosed.
  • Iran Air holds talks with Boeing over spares supply

    News | 24 Jul 2014 12:30 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Iran Air and its subsidiary Iran Air Tours have held discussions with Boeing over the supply of services, including spare parts, for their aircraft fleets.
  • ANALYSIS: MH17 Previous shoot-down incidents or attempts

    News | 24 Jul 2014 10:22 | David Learmount

    Starting with the most recent, this list includes some of the civil aircraft that have been shot down when carrying out normal business in non-combat airspace. Many more have been downed in combat zones or areas in which rebels were active.
  • US officials suggest missile downed MH17

    News | 18 Jul 2014 03:11 | Greg Waldron

    ​US officials reportedly believe that Malaysia Airlines MH17 was shot down by a surface-to-air missile.
  • ANALYSIS: What a new Doha hub does for Qatar

    News | 27 May 2014 15:40 | 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.”