Iran

Canadian court rules Flight PS752 shootdown as “act of terrorism”

The Ontario Superior Court ruled that the missiles that shot down a commercial flight in Iran were fired intentionally as an act of terrorism....


Iran-China fighter deal deadlock: an opportunity for Russia?

China is reportedly reluctant to sell new fighter jets to Iran, which could open a trade opportunity for Russia....


Flight PS752: Iran concludes UIA plane shot down after a human mistake

Iranian investigators confirmed the shootdown of UIA flight PS752 was due to a “human error” while setting up the air defense system of Tehran....


Iran Air aims to figure out fate of Boeing order worth $16.5 billion

Iran Air is concerned about the fate of its order of 80 Boeing aircraft which was suspended in 2018 due to the reimposition of U.S sanctions.  ...


Flight PS752 crash anniversary: investigation stalling, families mourning

A year after the downing of UIA Flight PS752, little seems to be done to bring a satisfying conclusion to the investigation....


Iran to compensate Ukraine PS752 crash victims’ families

Iranian government reportedly agreed to allocate $150,000 to each family of the Ukraine PS752 crash victims....


Emirates fined $400,000 by U.S. for violating FAA’s prohibitions

The U.S. Department of Transportation has fined Emirates $400,000 for operating flights under JetBlue Airways code in the airspace that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has prohibited the U.S. operators from flying....


Iran’s overhauled Boeing 747 prepares for arms embargo lift

Local Iranian engineers have overhauled an Iran Air Boeing 747 as the country plans for the lift of the US-led arms embargo....


Iran and Ukraine to reopen talks over PS752 crash compensations

The back-and-forth negotiations between Ukraine and Iran continue regarding the compensation of relatives of the victims that were killed in the downing of Ukrainian International Airlines Flight PS752 by the Iranian military. Both sides expressed their readiness to hold the second round of talks....


Canada unsatisfied with Iran’s report on downed UIA PS-752 flight

New black box information regarding the Ukrainian International Airlines (UIA) flight PS-752 downed by Iranian missiles on January 8, 2020, revealed that members of the cabin crew were still alive after the initial hit. Canada claimed that the report merely confirms what they already knew and demanded Iran to answer more important questions....