Iran-U.S. Air Service Not Imminent

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This report discusses the prospect of air travel between Iran and the U.S., which last operated during 1979, when the U.S. government imposed an embargo on flights following the Iran hostage crisis. Since then, travel and air cargo shipments between the two countries have been routed through third countries, and their extent has been limited by U.S. sanctions.

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Tang, Rachel Y. January 21, 2016.

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This report discusses the prospect of air travel between Iran and the U.S., which last operated during 1979, when the U.S. government imposed an embargo on flights following the Iran hostage crisis. Since then, travel and air cargo shipments between the two countries have been routed through third countries, and their extent has been limited by U.S. sanctions.

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  • January 21, 2016

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Tang, Rachel Y. Iran-U.S. Air Service Not Imminent, report, January 21, 2016; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc824808/: accessed September 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.