I have started contributing to AlMonitor to write on Middle East in general and on Iran in particular. This is my first note regarding the efforts to renovate Iran Air fleet:
New planes won’t solve Iran’s aviation dilemma
As Iran Air has begun receiving its first brand-new, Western-made airplanes in decades, it seems that President Hassan Rouhani’s efforts to lift sanctions have paid off. However, rejuvenating a long dilapidated industry is different from simply renewing a fleet.