Iran to use new airliners for Azerbaijan flights

Mon 01 May 2017 10:44 GMT | 14:44 Local Time

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Iran may use recently purchased ATR airplanes produced by Italy and France for flights in direction of Baku.

Report informs referring to Iranian media that the due statement came from Iran Air CEO Farhad Parvaresh.

“Airplanes purchased from ATR company will arrive to Iran in several months. Our crews attend trainings in France for piloting new planes. This planes may be used for routes to provincial capitals of Iran, islands in Persian Gulf, as well as to Azerbaijan capital Baku and Dubai city of United Arab Emirates”, Parvaresh added.

Notably, in April Iran Air signed a deal with ATR for purchase of 20 mid-size turboprop engine planes. 





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