European turboprop manufacturer ATR delivered five ATR 72-600 aircraft to Iranian flag carrier Iran Air just before US sanctions came back into force. The carrier has now received 13 of out of an order of 20 aircraft, the Toulouse-based manufacturer said.  The aircraft took off from Toulouse on Aug. 4, arriving in Tehran’s Mehrabad International Airport after a refueling stop for a welcome ceremony that took place Aug. 5. “This is an important decision for ATR,” the ...

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