Iranian aviation officials have met with Egyptian and Bahraini counterparts in the sidelines of the ICAO meeting in Canada.
Hamidreza Pahlavani said "In these meetings the ways to improve cooperation in civil aviation and reopen flight paths with the countries were discussed.”
"Also agreements were made to reopen the direct Tehran-Cairo and Tehran-Manama flight paths,” he added.
Pahlavani stated that the Egyptian and Bahraini officials have welcomed the reopening of the flight paths and added that practical measures will take place once various aspects of the issue are analyzed carefully and the countries announce their decisions.
The Head of the Aviation Organization of Iran stressed the need to expand cooperation in civil aviation with other countries and expressed hopes that actions will be taken to improve Iran’s international aviation.