U.S. Grants Airbus License to Sell 106 Planes to Iran

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The United States said on Tuesday it had issued a second license to France’s Airbus to sell commercial planes to Iran Air, bringing Iran’s flag carrier a step closer to receiving new Western jets under last year’s deal to ease sanctions.

House Lawmakers to Nix Obama Admin-Backed Sale of U.S. Planes to Iran

a Boeing 747 of Iran's national airline is seen at Mehrabad International Airport in Tehran

Lawmakers in the House are expected to overwhelmingly pass on Wednesday new legislation that would prohibit the Obama administration from facilitating the sale of U.S. aircraft to Iran, according to senior congressional sources who told the Washington Free Beacon that Iran is likely to use American-made planes to rebuild its aging air force.

Boeing Shareholder Challenges Ethics of Company’s Relationship to Clintons

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America’s largest airplane manufacturer Boeing is closely aligned with Bill and Hillary Clinton, and Boeing shareholders are now confronting company management about whether the relationship between Boeing, the Clinton Foundation, and the State Department under Hillary Clinton violated ethics rules, according to Fox News.