NEWS
Transportation   Oil  

Iran Air Has No Problem in Supplying Aircraft Fuel: CEO

CEO of Iran Air Farzaneh Sharafbafi said the national flag-carrier airline has no problem in supplying fuel to its aviation fleet despite recent US sanctions against the Islamic Republic.

Speaking to the Tasnim News Agency, Sharafbafi pointed to Washington’s recent embargos on Iran’s aviation sector and said, “The Americans have imposed sanctions on about 65 air planes of the Iran Air, some of which have been grounded for decades."

The aviation official further said Iran Air does not have any problem in providing fuel for its aircraft in foreign flights.

The remarks came as the second batch of US sanctions against the Islamic Republic took effect on Monday.

On May 8, the US president pulled his country out of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), the nuclear deal that was achieved in Vienna in 2015 after years of negotiations among Iran and the Group 5+1 (Russia, China, the US, Britain, France and Germany).

Following the US exit, Iran and the remaining parties launched talks to save the accord.

Trump on August 6 signed an executive order re-imposing many sanctions on Iran, three months after pulling out of the Iran nuclear deal.

He said the US policy is to levy “maximum economic pressure” on the country.

News No: 2536
Date: 2018/11/08 - 10:26
News Source: Tasnim News Agency

Iran Air  Aircraft  Fuel  Farzaneh Sharafbafi  JCPOA 

Comments:

Leave a Comment:

   
   
   
 

India's IOC inches closer to start producing IMO-compliant fuel oil

State-owned Indian Oil Corp will start producing 0.5% sulfur compliant fuel oil in September 2019, months ahead of the International Maritime Organization's global sulfur limit rule for marine fuels, but will keep its options open to produce marine gasoil, IOC company officials said late Friday.
 

Iran’s Parliament to Discuss Motion on Withdrawal from Additional Protocol

A senior Iranian lawmaker said the parliament plans to discuss a motion to counter the US government’s unilateral moves against the country by withdrawing from the Additional Protocol and resuming heavy water production.
 

Iran Abiding by JCPOA Terms, IAEA Says in New Report

Iran has been abiding by the terms of the 2015 nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers, the latest report from the UN atomic watchdog indicated Monday, days after fresh US sanctions hit the country.
 

Iran Highly Experienced in Countering Sanctions: Economy Minister

Iran’s economy minister highlighted the ineffectiveness of the US sanctions recently re-imposed on the Islamic Republic and said the country has become highly experienced in circumventing the economic embargoes.
 

Iran fulfilling commitments under JCPOA: IAEA Chief

Yukia Amano, the head of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), said Iran is honoring its nuclear-related commitments under the 2015 nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers.
 

German SMEs to Continue Trade With Iran

Despite tougher US sanctions against Tehran, German small- and medium-sized enterprises will continue trade with Iran, the co-chair of Iran-Germany Chambers of Commerce said, hoping for more support from Brussels.
Upcoming Events
Find a Job !
Tenders
Publications
 Mines & Metals

Mine & Business Today

 Scrap & Recycling

Ahangan

Our partners