44-year-old Farzana Sharabani appointed CEO of the national carrier of the Islamic Republic of Iran, IranAir. The decision on appointment was accepted by the Minister of transport of Iran.
For the first time in history established in 1940 the airline was headed by a woman. Farzana has a third academic steppe Aeronautics and has a pilot’s license. Prior to that, she was a member of the Board of Directors of the airline.
In cadence Sharabani airlines will have to make dozens of new Boeing and Airbus planes. Conclusion the multi-billion dollar transactions, allowed to update the outdated Park IranAir became possible after the conclusion of an agreement on the fate of Iran’s nuclear program.
President Hassan Rouhani uses the appointment of women to key positions to demonstrate to the international community the liberalism of the regime of the ayatollahs.
We will remind that the authorities of the main geopolitical rival of Iran, Saudi Arabia, forbid women even to drive a car.