TEHRAN: Iran and US aerospace giant Boeing have reached a deal for the purchase of 100 aircraft to renew the country’s ageing fleet, the head of Tehran’s civil aviation authority announced Sunday.
BEIRUT: Apparent French air strikes overnight hit weapons depots and a training camp in the de facto Syrian capital of the Islamic State group, a monitor said on Monday.
KARACHI: Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has grounded five of its aircraft over poor performance of the airline’s engineering department, ARY News reports.
WASHINGTON: Turkey has granted the United States access to its air bases for the campaign against the Islamic State group, including a key installation near the Syrian border, a senior US defense official said Sunday.
LONDON: Boeing Co (BA.N) said on Sunday it was optimistic it could maintain production of its F/A-18 and EA-18G fighter jets in St. Louis through the end of 2017 – a year longer than expected – if Congress approved additional orders of a dozen more planes.