Boeing announces deal to $ 25 billion
[rtl] Abbah- BBC
company , "Boeing" announced that it had reached an agreement to sell 100 aircraft to the airline of Iran , "Iran Air" in a deal that could be worth up to $ 25 billion. A
big step in US - Iranian economic relations and represents this agreement after thelifting of international sanctions on the Tehran General the past.
"Boeing" and said it is working with regulators in the United States to obtain the necessary government approvals.
If this agreement approved, it will be the biggest business deal of its kind between a US company and Iran since the Iranian revolution in 1979. the
US company said in a statement that "Boeing will continue to follow the example of theUS government with respect to working with the Iranian airlines, and contracts with these companies will depend on the approval of the US government. "
She stressed , " Iran Air "that the deal will include the Boeing aircraft (737) and (777).
seeks Iranian Aviation Authority to modernize its fleet of aircraft by adding between 400 to 500 aircraft over the next ten years, as you need airports and other aviation infrastructure facilities in Iran to develop.
but "Boeing" agreement with Iran is not foolproof, as expressed many deputies congressional opposition , nor President Barack Obama 's decision to lift sanctions on Iran remains a matter of controversy. The aviation company "Airbus" declared reached an agreement to sell 114 aircraft to the company , "Iran Air" last January, however, "Airbus" is still awaiting approval from regulators in the United States , where he manufactured some components and spare parts «Airbus» planes.
The approval Agreement «Boeing», would raise many questions about how to repay thevalue of the deal for not lifting the ban fully all US banks dealing with Iran[/rtl]