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Boeing Execs Head to Iran as Congress Cracks Down on Tehranís Use of Planes For Terror
The Washington Free Beacon ^ | December 13, 2017 | Adam Kredo

Posted on 12/15/2017 5:43:20 AM PST by ConservativeStatement

Executives from major airplane manufacturers Boeing and AirBus will reportedly head to Iran next week to hammer down multi-billion dollar deals to sell the Islamic Republic a new fleet of commercial planes amid a congressional crackdown on Tehran's continued use of commercial aircraft to transport weapons and terrorist fighters across the region.

As controversy continues to swirl around Boeing's and AirBus's efforts to sell Iran a fleet of new jets, Congress has taken steps to mandate the U.S. government release public reports outlining Tehran's continued use of commercial aircraft for illicit terrorism purposes.

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TOPICS: Business/Economy; Egypt; Foreign Affairs; Germany; Israel; Russia; Syria; United Kingdom; War on Terror
KEYWORDS: airbus; aviation; boeing; egypt; europeanunion; france; germany; iran; israel; planes; russia; salafist; sunni; syria; unitedkingdom; waronterror

1 posted on 12/15/2017 5:43:20 AM PST by ConservativeStatement
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To: ConservativeStatement

Recommend B-52s instead...


2 posted on 12/15/2017 5:47:22 AM PST by Eric in the Ozarks (Baseball players, gangsters and musicians are remembered. But journalists are forgotten.)
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To: ConservativeStatement

Just get rid of it.


3 posted on 12/15/2017 5:48:09 AM PST by onedoug
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To: ConservativeStatement
I want Boeing to be successful and sell a lot of planes. It will provide a great American company and its shareholders, employees, and contractors wealth. And more important, a whole lot of data to US.
4 posted on 12/15/2017 6:04:40 AM PST by 103198 (It's the metadata stupid...)
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And Delta has purchased 100 Airbus, announced yesterday.

https://www.upi.com/Top_News/US/2017/12/14/Delta-purchases-100-Airbus-aircraft/9931513283593/

“This is the right transaction at the right time for our customers, our employees and our shareholders,” Delta CEO Ed Bastian said. “Delta, Airbus and Pratt & Whitney share the same commitment to safety, efficiency, innovation and continuously improving the customer experience.


5 posted on 12/15/2017 6:19:18 AM PST by ConservativeStatement ("Silence is violence.")
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To: ConservativeStatement

If it ain’t Boeing, I ain’t going.

CC


6 posted on 12/15/2017 6:43:32 AM PST by Celtic Conservative (It don't matter if your heart is in the right place, if at the same time your head is up your a$$)
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To: 103198

EXACTLY!


7 posted on 12/15/2017 6:57:19 AM PST by Hulka
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8 posted on 12/15/2017 4:47:44 PM PST by SJackson (The easiest way to find something lost around the house is to buy a replacement)
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