2019-08-07 | 02:55
[size=18]Tehran - Some Turkish airports refuse to refuel Iranian aircraft in light of tight sanctions imposed by Washington on Tehran, the airline's director said on Monday.
The Iranian official did not disclose any further details or the reason why some airports in Turkey , but only to say that Tehran is negotiating with the Turkish authorities in this regard.
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According to " Reuters " has been forced Iranian companies to cancel some of the tickets of some of its passengers in order to be able to continue the journey with small amounts of fuel.
Airlines also faced the same hurdle at airports in other countries, prompting Tehran to file a complaint with the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) over the refusal of some international airports to refuel Iranian aircraft because of US sanctions.
Iranian airlines are subject to US sanctions, and the US Treasury warned all countries and airlines of the danger of granting permits or providing services to Iranian airlines.
The US sanctions have caused losses to Iranian airlines and a decline in the number of passengers on board.
It is noteworthy that the companies "Mahan", "" Ata "," and "and" Asman "Iranian services daily flights of its aircraft between Tehran and Istanbul.