Iran Air

Type: Company
Name: Iran Air
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 19 hours ago - 1 reports

Echoes of dark days from the past

LIKE Manhattan, the Ukrainian village of Shaktarsk, with debris littered across its wheat field and sunflower crops, now has its own Ground Zero. The crater. The wreckage. The charred earth. The aftermath of carnage. The tragic chapter in history. The ... [Published Asiaone - 19 hours ago]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

No deal signed with Boeing, Iran Air says

In This Article Iran Air Related Baku - Iran's flag carrier Iran Air has said that it has signed no deal with Boeing to import spare parts from the U.S. firm.Iran Air public relations manager Shahrokh Nooshabadi said Boeing has just provided Iran Air ... [Published Zawya.com - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Barbarians at the Site

Once the bodies of Malaysian Flight 17 arrived at Kharkiv into the hands of the Ukrainian government, they began to be treated with the respect and solemnity due them -- whether by Ukrainian troops at the starting point before they were ferried by Dutch ... [Published Huffington Post - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

A first since 1979: Boeing to trade plane parts with Iran

Boeing has struck a deal with Iran Air to provide plane parts, the first time the The filing says that the agreement, reached in the second quarter, includes the provision of airplane parts, manuals, navigation charts and data to the airline, in line ... [Published Albawaba - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

MH17 Versus Iran Air 655: A Medal for Terrorism

TEHRAN (FNA)- Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 en route from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur crashed in Ukraine near the Russian border. MH17 had 295 people on board — 280 passengers and 15 crew members.Western media has gone into overdrive mode in reporting that ... [Published Fars News Agency - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

Boeing ready to help Iran keep airliners flying

There will be no Iranian pilots picking up planes at Boeing’s Everett delivery center any time soon.But the company has reached an agreement to sell the Islamic Republic’s main airline unspecified replacement parts and other items for sustaining Iran’s ... [Published Seattle Times - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

Israelcondemned worldwideon Quds Day

Rouhani urges Islamic countries to supportPalestinianresistanceMillions of Muslims across the world held rallies on Friday to mark the International Quds Day as the Palestinian death toll from the Israeli attacks on the besieged Gaza Strip exceeded 8 ... [Published Iran Daily - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Malaysia Air Flight 17: Let Grief, Not Anger, Guide Us

The downing of Malaysia Airlines flight 17 by a missile over rebel held territory in the eastern Ukraine is a tragedy that senselessly ended 298 lives. But to avoid more such catastrophes, we need to let grief, not anger, guide our response. Anger clouds ... [Published Huffington Post - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 4 reports

Boeing In Talks for Deal with Iran, Seeks Ex-Im Financing for China

One of the Export-Import Bank’s biggest beneficiaries is working to solidify a deal to sell airplanes to Iran. Unrelatedly, Boeing is also asking for more than $200 million in financing from the bank for exports to China.“These two deals reflect the problematic ... [Published Heritage Foundation - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

CNN: US Never Apologized or Admitted Shooting Down Iran Air Plane in 1988

I was amazed to see this on CNN last night.Erin Burnett reported on other passenger airliners that have been shot down, focusing on the 1988 shooting down of an Iranian passenger airliner by the US Navy, killing all 274 on board.The US government worked ... [Published Antiwar.com - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

A tale of three aircraft tragedies

“A civilian jet airliner shot down by US Navy surface to air missiles on 3 July 1988 as it flew over the Strait of Hormuz at the end of the Iran–Iraq War. The aircraft, an Airbus A300B2-203 operated by Iran Air, was flying from Bandar Abbas, Iran, to ... [Published Press tv - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

MH17 not the first plane shot down: Iran Air 655 was downed by U.S. Navy in 1988

Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 is not the first passenger jet to be shot out of the sky.At least six airliners have been shot down since 1973.Among the deadliest: Iran Air Flight 655 involving a U.S. Navy ship.CNN's George Howell has the story. ... [Published CNN - Jul 25 2014]

Quotes

...Other planes were flying within this airspace as well. As MAS bluntly put it, "MH17's flight plan was approved by Eurocontrol, who are solely responsible for determining civil aircraft flight paths over European airspace"
...President Obama noted that "the plane was shot down by a surface-to-air missile that was launched from an area that is controlled by Russian-backed separatists inside of Ukraine." Although the attack apparently came from a non-state actor, Obama's comments indirectly indicted Russia for the attack, because it appears to have supplied...
...apologize to Iran but came to terms with Iran before the International Court of Justice eight years later, in 1996, with the following statement: "the U S recognized the aerial incident of 3 July 1988 as a terrible human tragedy and expressed deep regret over the loss of lives caused by the incident" . While not admitting legal liability, the U S agreed to pay 61.8 million dollars, which amounted to $213,105.45 per passenger
...anger and the mistaken perception that the blame for MH17 lies solely at Vladimir Putin's feet, with Friday's New York Times editorial claiming , "There is one man who can stop [the Ukrainian conflict] - Vladimir Putin."

More Content

All (168) | News (138) | Reports (0) | Blogs (28) | Audio/Video (0) | Fact Sheets (2) | Press Releases (0)
sort by: Date | Relevance
Opinion: Remember, the U.S. shot down an airlin... [Published Minneapolis Star Tribune - 2 hours ago]
Echoes of dark days from the past [Published Asiaone - 19 hours ago]
Shot out of the sky [Published The Nation - Thailand - Jul 29 2014]
No deal signed with Boeing, Iran Air says [Published Zawya.com - Jul 29 2014]
Hidden Hypocrisy [Published Individual.com - Jul 29 2014]
Barbarians at the Site [Published Huffington Post - Jul 28 2014]
A first since 1979: Boeing to trade plane parts... [Published Albawaba - Jul 28 2014]
Let’s not lose sight of Iran [Published Jerusalem Post - Jul 27 2014]
MH17 Versus Iran Air 655: A Medal for Terrorism [Published Fars News Agency - Jul 27 2014]
Boeing ready to help Iran keep airliners flying [Published Seattle Times - Jul 27 2014]
Justice at all cost for MH17 [Published thestar.com.my - Jul 27 2014]
Iranian airlines owe $225 million to Oil Refini... [Published BusinessWeek - Jul 26 2014]
Self-righteous EU leaders’ hypocrisy about Ukr... [Published Southern Star - Jul 26 2014]
Malaysia Air Flight 17: Let Grief, Not Anger, G... [Published Huffington Post - Jul 25 2014]
Israelcondemned worldwideon Quds Day [Published Iran Daily - Jul 25 2014]
Boeing In Talks for Deal with Iran, Seeks Ex-Im... [Published Heritage Foundation - Jul 25 2014]
CNN: US Never Apologized or Admitted Shooting D... [Published Antiwar.com - Jul 25 2014]
Boeing Wins Approval to Sell Spare Parts to Iran [Published Lignet - Jul 25 2014]
Lessons from MH17 [Published Flight International - Jul 25 2014]
A tale of three aircraft tragedies [Published Press tv - Jul 25 2014]
Flight MH17: The Repercussions [Published AskMen UK - Jul 25 2014]
Defending airliners against missiles [Published Royal Aeronautical Society - Jul 25 2014]
MH17: condemn but learn [Published Japan Times - Jul 25 2014]
Wall Street Breakfast: Argentina To Default, BS... [Published Seeking Alpha - Jul 25 2014]
'Not terrorists': Hysteria over MH17 fails to t... [Published Russia Today - Jul 25 2014]
“Bubbles” Warns. Ugly Get Uglier. [Published London Irvine Report - Jul 25 2014]
MH17 not the first plane shot down: Iran Air 65... [Published CNN - Jul 25 2014]
Boeing inks deal to provide plane parts to Iran [Published Oman Tribune - Jul 25 2014]
Editorial: A story of 2 commercial airplanes do... [Published Sun Journal - Jul 25 2014]
Report: Iran Air, Boeing ink deal on plane parts [Published Islamic Republic News Agency - Jul 25 2014]
1 2 3 4 5 6
In Focus
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
Content Volume
Document Volume
Network
Network

Blogs

sort by: Date | Relevance
“Bubbles” Warns. Ugly Get Uglier. [Published London Irvine Report - Jul 25 2014]
br />!--[if gte mso 9]><![endif]--> Baltic Dry Index. 732  +05 LIR Gold Target in 2019: $30,000.  Revised due to QE programs. “The boom can last only as long as the credit expansion progresses at an ever-accelerated pace. The boom comes ...
Everyone seems to have forgotten the time the U... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Jul 24 2014]
Fury and frustration still mount over the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, and justly so. But before accusing Russian President Vladimir Putin of war crimes or dismissing the entire episode as a tragic fluke, it’s worth looking back at another ...
Eye on Iran: Iran's Supreme Leader Calls for En... [Published Solsticewitch13's BOS - Jul 24 2014]
br />!--[if gte mso 9]><![endif]--> Join UANI             Top Stories Reuters: "Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Wednesday calledfor a referendum canvassing the Arabs and Jews that live in Israel inorder to end the ...
From Iran Air to Malaysian Air, Terrorism Depen... [Published NO QUARTER - Jul 23 2014]
If Russian support to Ukrainian rebels, which enabled them to mistakenly shoot down a Malaysian commercial airliner, makes Russia a sponsor of terrorism, then is the United States a terrorist state? Why? Well, our navy actually shot down a passenger ...
Passenger Plane Shootings [Published OpEdNews - Jul 22 2014]
Shooting down of MH airline and the reaction to the horror versus giving a medal to the perpetrator of the shooting down of Iran Air passenger plane. ...
1 2 3 4 5 6
Contact Us
Sales
Support


Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.