Iraq, Lufthansa Consulting collaborate to upgrade Iran's civil aviation

The Iraqi government and Lufthansa Consulting have signed an agreement with the Ministry of Transport of Iraq to foster the country´s economic growth through the development of a modern aviation industry, the company said.

The country´s Ministry of Transport signed a comprehensive agreement for a long-term strategic advisory and implementation project that will focus on restructuring the national carrier Iraqi Airways and the civil aviation authority (ICAA) and on optimizing Iraq´s airports.

Lufthansa Consulting, a German management company, has been active in Iraq since 2008 and has conducted several airport and airline projects in the country.