Iran Airline Buying Many New Aircraft. Is it a Smart Idea?

Tehran, Iran. Photo by mohammadali / Flickr

This is an educated analysis of Iran Air’s recent order for many new Airbus aircraft. The most interesting order is for a dozen A380s, the largest commercial passenger aircraft in the world…who will they carry, and on what routes?

Iran Air Orders a Ton of Airplanes, and It Might (Eventually) Need Them

Meanwhile, British Air is planning to resume flights to Tehran on July 14.

British Airways Returns To Tehran July 14, 2016