Media: U.S. can thwart the plans of Boeing and Airbus for selling planes to Iran

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The administration of the President of the United States Donald trump is promoting a strategy that may thwart the plans of Boeing and Airbus for the sale of hundreds of aircraft to the Iranian airlines, according to the Wall Street Journal, citing American officials.

According to the newspaper, the US administration is concerned that Iranian airlines are unable to use the new or old civilian planes to send weapons and troops to Syria. Options that will represent the Trump, include a ban on the sale and the imposition of harsh conditions that can stop the supply of the aircraft.

According to the publication, the supply to Iran of aircraft, the European aircraft manufacturer Airbus, based in France, can be stopped by US due to the large number of components of American manufacturing.

Iran and «six» of international mediators (Russia, USA, UK, China, France, Germany) July 14, 2015 reaching an agreement on the settlement of the longstanding problem of the Iranian atom. Adopted a Joint comprehensive plan of action (SVPD), which removes Iran’s previously imposed economic and financial sanctions from the UN Security Council, US and EU.

Last year the Iranian airline Iran Air has signed with the American manufacturer Boeing the contract for the supply of 80 aircraft. It was planned that Iran Air will get 50 Boeing 737 aircraft and 30 Boeing 777 aircraft in the next 10 years. The American Corporation Boeing and the Iranian airline Iran Aseman Airlines in June signed a contract to supply Tehran with 60 Boeing 737 MAX.

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