British Airways to suspend London Heathrow-Tehran service citing lack of profitability

    Iran‘s Ambassador to the UK Hamid Baeidinejad, via his official Twitter account, expressed (23-Aug-2018) disappointment at British Airways‘ decision to suspend London HeathrowTehranservice in Sep-2018. Mr Baeidinejad added: “Considering the high demand… The decision by the airliner is regrettable”. British Airways commented: “The operation is currently not commercially viable… As the number of business customers flying to Iran has fallen, the connection is not profitable any more”. Iran Airoperates three times weekly Tehran-London Heathrow service.