The Green Bird is preparing to fly over European skies
Tuesday 06 July 2021 88
Baghdad: Batoul Al-Hasani
The Iraqi Airways Company is preparing to resume flying over European airspace during the coming period, and while it receives at the end of this year two Boeing aircraft out of five contracted over the past years, it revealed a trend to reduce ticket prices. The European Union had banned Iraqi Airways in the year 2015. from flying over European airspace because it did not meet the standards of the International Civil Aviation Organization.
The spokesman for the company, Hussein Jalil, told Al-Sabah: "The discussions and negotiations are continuing with the Safa Organization, which is responsible for writing positive reports regarding air safety conditions and submitting them to the European Air Safety Organization," noting that "Iraqi Airways through technical committees. It is working to implement and implement international requirements and standards in order to remove it from the black list that includes preventing entry into European airspace.”