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Iran Air

IATA Code
ICAO Code
IATA Prefix
Callsign
IR
IRA
096
 

Iran Air Airbus A300B4-600R
Iran Air
Mehrebad Airport
Tehran 13185
IRAN

Tel.: +98 21 4662 455
Fax: +98 21 4662 8224
Email:
Website: www.iranair.com

Owner: Government of Iran (100%)
Base: Tehran
Hubs: -
Start of ops: 1973
Iran Air operates this equipment: Executives:
  • 5 x Boeing 747 (+4 parked)
  • 13 x Airbus A300
  • 1 x Airbus A310 (+5 parked)
  • 4 x Airbus A320-200 (+2 parked)
  • 13 x Fokker 100 (+3 parked)
Managing Director:
Deputy Manager Finance:
Deputy Managerr Commercial:
Farhad Pavaresh
Bihan Kasraei
Mohammad Khoshnevisanm

Name Alias
IATA
Code
ICAO
Code
Country Base Dates
Iran Air The Airline of the Islamic Republic of Iran
IR
IRA
Iran Tehran 1973-
Expected to be 49% privatized in 2005, indefinitely postponed. Added on EU ban list 31/3/10 except for specific Airbus/Boeing aircraft, and subsequent dates
Iran National Air Lines Iran National Airlines Corporation
IR
Iran Tehran 1962-1973
Formed 24/2/62 by the forced merger of Iranian AW and Persian Air Services through nationalization. Shortened tradename to Iran Air circa 1973
United Iranian Airlines   Iran Tehran 1961-1962
Formed 8/61 by the merger of Iranian AW and Persian Air Services. Renamed 2/62
Iranian Airways Imperial Iranian Airways Iran Tehran 1944-1961
Formed in 12/44 by local interests (including Reza Afshar) as a successor to pre-war Iranian State Airlines, and with TWA taking a 10% share. Started services on 21/5/46. Reorganized 1947. Nationalized in 1952 after a series of accidents. Merged with Persian Air Services in 1961

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