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....


Iran rejects UIA compensation for Ukraine’s PS752 downing

Iran is reportedly refusing to compensate Ukraine International Airlines for the jet that was downed in Tehran by the Revolutionary Guards on January 8, 2020. According to local media, the country’s official has suggested that the duty should fall on the European companies that had insured the aircraft....


Ukraine determined to see Iran pay for PS752 downing

As talks started between Kyiv and Tehran, the Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba said he was determined to see Iran pay compensations for the downing of Ukrainian International Airlines Flight PS752....


PS752: black box data confirms “illegal interference” by Iran

The preliminary analysis of the data extracted from the two recorders of the Ukrainian International Airlines Flight PS752 confirmed an “illegal interference with the plane,” according to Ukraine’s deputy foreign minister Yevhenii Yenin....


US F-15 intercepts Mahan Air flight, several passengers injured

After Iran initially accused Israel of intercepting a Mahan Air A310 on its way to Beirut from Tehran, the U.S. Central Command spoke up to reveal it was one of its F-15 fighter jets that conducted “a standard visual inspection”....


Data extraction of Ukraine Flight 752 shot down by Iran begins

After months of dithering, Iran sent to France the flight recorders of the Ukraine International Airlines Boeing 737-800 which was accidentally shot down shortly after taking off from Tehran in January 2020. Data extraction by the French Bureau of Enquiry and Analysis for Civil Aviation Safety (BEA) is about to begin....


UIA Flight PS752 shot down due to series of human mistakes

In an interim report, the Civil Aviation Organization of the Islamic Republic of Iran believes a “human error” in setting up a radar was the main cause that led the Ukrainian International Airlines Flight PS752 to be shot down by the air defense system of Tehran....