Boeing Inks $16.6 Billion Deal to Sell Planes to Iran – WSJ

Boeing Co. completed a $16.6 billion agreement to sell jetliners to Iran, the first major deal between a U.S. company and the Islamic Republic since Donald Trump, a critic of closer links with the country, was elected president.Plane deals including one by European plane maker Airbus Group SE have been among the most high-profile transactions completed by the government in Tehran after western powers in January removed sanctions on the country in return for it agreeing to constrain its nuclear program.The Airbus and Boeing plane deals have been staunchly opposed by critics of the nuclear accord with Iran. U.S. President-elect Donald Trump has attacked the Iran deal and threatened to undo it.

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