Mahan Air launches new routes to Russia and Ukraine

Iran's Mahan Air is to develop new routes to Russia and Ukraine according to an announcement from the airline.

The airline said it will open a new route from Tehran to Moscow with a once a week service to Moscow’s Vnukovo Airport from January 14. .

Mahan said this would be followed by a weekly service to Kiev.

The airline had opened flights to Munich, Milan and Athens earlier this year and has hinted at increased traffic to Asia and Europe in 2016.