ATR CEO Christian Scherer is “reasonably optimistic” the turboprop manufacturer can resolve the issues around new Iran sanctions and its pending deliveries to Iran Air. The Iranian national carrier placed an order for 20 ATR 72-600s, eight of which had been delivered by June when the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) export license was revoked. According to Scherer, conversations with OFAC are continuing and it may be possible to still get licenses for some of the ...

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