Transportation

Latest Transportation News in Iran – Shipping, road haulage, public transport, rail freight, aerospace and passenger travel are all covered in this section.

Iran Air Says All Flights to Europe Suspended Until Further Notice

Iran Air Says All Flights to Europe Suspended Until Further Notice

Iran’s flag-carrier airline Homa, also known as Iran Air, says all its flights to Europe has been suspended until further notice over restrictions imposed by European countries.
Iran Discusses Trade with Turkey, Azerbaijan amid Corona Outbreak

Iran Discusses Trade with Turkey, Azerbaijan amid Corona Outbreak

Iran has conferred with the Azerbaijan Republic and Turkey on ways of promoting mutual trade cooperation amid the coronavirus outbreak.
Iran Condemns US Oil Deal with Syrian Kurdish Group

Iran Says Flights to/from UAE Will Resume Soon

Spokesperson for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Iran Seyyed Abbas Mousavi says the Iranian airlines have received permission for the resumption of flights to the United Arab Emirates.
President Finally Opens Major Freeway Connecting Tehran to North Iran

President Finally Opens Major Freeway Connecting Tehran to North Iran

A freeway connecting the Iranian capital, Tehran, to the north of the country has been inaugurated.
Endangered by Israel Airstrike, Tehran-Damascus Flight Lands in Russian Airbase

Endangered by Israel Airstrike, Tehran-Damascus Flight Lands in Russian Airbase

An Israeli airstrike, carried out as Syria troops were liberating the terrorist-held town of Saraqib in northwestern Idlib province, has endangered a civilian flight carrying 172 passengers, according to the Russian Defense Ministry.
Iran Suspends All Flights tofrom China over Coronavirus Threat

Iran Suspends All Flights to/from China over Coronavirus Threat

Iranian Minister of Health Saeed Namaki says Iran has temporarily halted all flights to and from China as the novel coronavirus, which originated in the Chinese city of Wuhan, spreads across the country and the rest of the world.
Tehran-Mahshahr Flight Skids Off Runway; No One Hurt

Tehran-Mahshahr Flight Skids Off Runway; No One Hurt

The Tehran-Mahshahr Flight 6936, a Boeing MD plane operated by Caspian Airline, slid off the runway and stopped in the middle of a road in Mahshahr on Monday, with no casualties reported.
Istanbul-Bound Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Tehran

Istanbul-Bound Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Tehran

Iran Airtour Airline’s Flight 9716 destined for Istanbul suffered a technical problem minutes after take-off, but managed to land at Mehrabad Airport safely.
Iraqi Kurds Arriving on Kish Island on Direct Flights

Iraqi Kurds Arriving on Kish Island on Direct Flights

Direct flights have been officially launched between Iraq’s Sulaymaniyah and Iran’s Kish Island, and the first passenger plane carrying the Kurdish tourists landed on the Persian Gulf island earlier this week.
Iran Unveils Homegrown Simulator for Airbus A320

Iran Unveils Homegrown Simulator for Airbus A320

Iranian Vice President for Science and Technology Sorena Sattari has unveiled a homegrown flight simulator for Airbus A320 passenger jetliner.