Iran Air is preparing to receive the first delivery from its historic 100-aircraft Airbus order, with a delivery ceremony tentatively planned for Jan. 12. An Airbus spokesman told ATW that Iran Air performed the technical acceptance on the first aircraft—an A321—over the last couple of days. “Iran Air has performed its flight tests and the airline team is satisfied that the aircraft meets its specifications and requirements,” the Airbus spokesman said. The aircraft ...

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