Iran Air has taken delivery of its first new aircraft, an A321, from a historic 100-aircraft Airbus order. The A321 is the first delivery of a long-awaited 100-strong Airbus order, comprising 46 A320s, 38 A330s and 16 A350s, that was finalized Dec. 22. The amended deal was anticipated for most of 2016 and followed the lifting of international sanctions on Iran in January 2016. Iran Air has also finalized a contract with Boeing for 80 aircraft. “This significant milestone marks ...

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