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by persiangulf93
Fri Dec 01, 2017 12:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Joon unveils 7 new routes
Replies: 58
Views: 15224

Re: Joon unveils 7 new routes

luchtzak wrote:
persiangulf93 wrote:
luchtzak wrote:
Millennials flying to Tehran ?


Iran has become a hotspot for backpackers and people that like to visit historical sites of ancient Persia.


So the female flight attendants are allowed to enter Iran in that outfit ?


They will enter Iran, just as those of AF, KLM, Lufthansa and etc. do.

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by persiangulf93
Fri Dec 01, 2017 12:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Joon unveils 7 new routes
Replies: 58
Views: 15224

Re: Joon unveils 7 new routes

Millennials flying to Tehran ? My thoughts exactly - this targeting young people is a load of crap. It is clear they are putting Joon on flights that are low yielding or non business - looks like CAI and THR fit into on of those categories. Paris - Tehran flights are most of the time pretty much fi...

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by persiangulf93
Thu Nov 30, 2017 12:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Joon unveils 7 new routes
Replies: 58
Views: 15224

Re: Joon unveils 7 new routes

luchtzak wrote:
Millennials flying to Tehran ?


Iran has become a hotspot for backpackers and people that like to visit historical sites of ancient Persia.

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by persiangulf93
Wed Nov 22, 2017 4:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ATR Going For All New 100 Seat Turboprop ?
Replies: 100
Views: 31051

Re: ATR Going For All New 100 Seat Turboprop ?

Interesting idea. I don't see it as a profitable endeavor. While a turboprop would likely be unique and have efficiency advantages, there are a lot of competitors in the 80-120 seat market. I don't think the market is quite big enough for another entrant. You can't compare a 100-seat turboprop with...

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by persiangulf93
Tue Nov 14, 2017 8:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airlines that currently fly the 744 to DXB?
Replies: 21
Views: 4016

Re: Airlines that currently fly the 744 to DXB?

UAEflyer wrote:
One of Iran airlines send 747 sometimes to DXB, not sure which one.


Mahan Air used to operate B743 and B744 on some flights and Iran Air used to operate B74SP and 741/742 on some.

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by persiangulf93
Mon Oct 30, 2017 7:26 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Brussels Airlines says farewell to the Avro RJ
Replies: 20
Views: 4269

Re: Brussels Airlines says farewell to the Avro RJ

Brussels Airlines operated this weekend its very last Avro RJ flight. OO-DWD landed on saturday eve after a GVA-BRU service with many avgeeks and spotters onboard. It is the end of an era for Brussels Airlines and its predecessor DAT/Sabena. Brussels Airlines and DAT/Sabena used to be the largest o...

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by persiangulf93
Mon Oct 16, 2017 10:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: U.S. House of Representatives votes to block aircraft sales to Iran
Replies: 46
Views: 9846

Re: U.S. House of Representatives votes to block aircraft sales to Iran

1 or 2 A320 CEO in December/ January, another ATR in November and our first B777-300ER in April 2018

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by persiangulf93
Mon Sep 18, 2017 3:58 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iran aviation thread - 2017
Replies: 137
Views: 15585

Re: Iran Aviation Thread

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by persiangulf93
Mon Sep 18, 2017 2:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iran aviation thread - 2017
Replies: 137
Views: 15585

Re: Iran Aviation Thread

CanadaFair wrote:
Will IR resume far East services?


Yes, Kuala Lumpur will be first, Tokyo, Seoul & Beijing will be resumed as well.

IR has a lack of aircraft atm to support these routes.

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by persiangulf93
Thu Sep 14, 2017 10:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iran aviation thread - 2017
Replies: 137
Views: 15585

Re: Iran Aviation Thread

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by persiangulf93
Thu Sep 14, 2017 10:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iran aviation thread - 2017
Replies: 137
Views: 15585

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by persiangulf93
Thu Sep 14, 2017 10:09 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: ATR 42/72 Production and Delivery thread
Replies: 29
Views: 6136

Re: ATR 42/72 Production and Delivery thread

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by persiangulf93
Fri Aug 25, 2017 3:23 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump Threatens "Fire and Fury" toward North Korea
Replies: 318
Views: 11453

Re: Trump Threatens "Fire and Fury" toward North Korea

There's nothing sensible about it - these are facts and the whole world is aware of them. Unfortunately nobody dares to speak up against these crimes as the US tends to bully & sanction those that do not agree with their foreign policies and corrupted way of politics. If you claim to be the crad...

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by persiangulf93
Fri Aug 25, 2017 1:21 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Trump Threatens "Fire and Fury" toward North Korea
Replies: 318
Views: 11453

Re: Trump Threatens "Fire and Fury" toward North Korea

Those Americans that say Iran supports terrorism should look at their own leaders first. 1. US used nukes on 2 nations killing more than 500K people. 2. US invaded Libya, Iraq & Afghanistan killing hundreds of thousands innocent civilians & those wars only brought more destruction to these c...

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by persiangulf93
Thu Jul 13, 2017 7:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iran Air Appoints First Female CEO in its History
Replies: 35
Views: 3926

Re: Iran Air Appoints First Female CEO in its History

Iran's vice president is also a women...

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by persiangulf93
Thu Jul 13, 2017 6:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Last A340 operator
Replies: 56
Views: 12455

Re: Last A340 operator

Def. Mahan Air...

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by persiangulf93
Sat Jun 24, 2017 11:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bahrain, Egypt and KSA closed their airspace for Qatar
Replies: 681
Views: 152583

Re: Bahrain, Egypt and KSA closed their airspace for Qatar

Iran to not allow airplanes operated by Saudi Arabia to cross into their airspace. - RT Arabic It is interesting that UAE carriers were left out of this. What does it mean? If UAE was also included then that would be a disaster for EK and EY. Iran gets thousands of dollars of money from each EK and...

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by persiangulf93
Thu Jun 22, 2017 3:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 125 737-8MAX order to Undisclosed Customer.
Replies: 117
Views: 33871

Re: Boeing 125 737-8MAX order to Undisclosed Customer.

flyabr wrote:
has the Iran narrow body order been firmed??


All Iran Air orders have been firmed and received OFAC licenses.

Iran Aseman Airlines orders are also firm & are waiting for OFAC to provide licenses.

Zagros and Airtour are not firm yet.

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by persiangulf93
Mon Jun 05, 2017 2:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bahrain, Egypt and KSA closed their airspace for Qatar
Replies: 681
Views: 152583

Re: Breaking: Bahrain, Egypt and KSA closed their airspace for Qatar

Crazy stuff: Saudis and Egyptians accusing Qatar of backing ISIS, Al-Qaeda, and Iranian terror groups (???-Qatar is Sunni as heck): http://www.bbc.com/news/world-middle-east-40155829 As mentioned above, this comes after Qatar called Iran a "Stabilizing force". If QR can't overfly Saudi Ar...

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by persiangulf93
Mon Jun 05, 2017 1:42 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bahrain, Egypt and KSA closed their airspace for Qatar
Replies: 681
Views: 152583

Re: Breaking: Bahrain, Egypt and KSA closed their airspace for Qatar

So any conspiracy theorist thinking this has anything to do with the price of oil and the failure to get the price up to where they want it to be? Shale cannot replace lost production in the short term, and one thing overlooked is that even though the US is a large producer, do their laws allow the...

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by persiangulf93
Mon Jun 05, 2017 9:07 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bahrain, Egypt and KSA closed their airspace for Qatar
Replies: 681
Views: 152583

Re: Breaking: Bahrain, Egypt and KSA closed their airspace for Qatar

Iran could take advantage of this and make its alliance with Qatar stronger! I'd love to see the faces of those GCC hypocrites when that happens...

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by persiangulf93
Mon May 01, 2017 6:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why does Iran air fly to Gothenburg?
Replies: 14
Views: 4962

Re: Why does Iran air fly to Gothenburg?

Has it ever came up to you that IR has low frequencies due to lack of airplanes?! Be sure that once IR gets a decent amount of new planes, we'll see daily flights! Also to other European cities

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by persiangulf93
Mon Apr 24, 2017 12:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iran Air to take TC-LJK (77W)
Replies: 104
Views: 30233

Re: Iran Air to take TC-LJK (77W)

Noshow wrote:
Okay, so yes AND no? Let's wait for some facts.


The fact is that IR will receive it's first Boeing's in April 2018 and TC-LJK will go to TK.

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by persiangulf93
Mon Apr 24, 2017 11:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iran Air to take TC-LJK (77W)
Replies: 104
Views: 30233

Re: Iran Air to take TC-LJK (77W)

CanadaFair wrote:
BravoOne wrote:
KarelXWB wrote:

That's right. According to the article linked above, crews are due to arrive this week.


Where are these crews "arriving" at?


Not need to get catty, it seems like you are delighted IR will not be getting any Boeings.


IRI will get them starting April 2018

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by persiangulf93
Mon Apr 24, 2017 11:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iran Air to take TC-LJK (77W)
Replies: 104
Views: 30233

Re: Iran Air to take TC-LJK (77W)

KarelXWB wrote:
If the Trump administration blocked the deal, how will Boeing deliver by April 2018?


The Boeing deal isn't dead, the purchase of TK TC-LJK is.

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by persiangulf93
Mon Apr 24, 2017 9:37 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iran Air to take TC-LJK (77W)
Replies: 104
Views: 30233

Re: Iran Air to take TC-LJK (77W)

This deal is dead and confirmed by IR CEO - First delivery April 2018

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by persiangulf93
Mon Apr 17, 2017 4:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iran Air to take TC-LJK (77W)
Replies: 104
Views: 30233

Re: Iran Air to take TC-LJK (77W)

How long does it usually take for an aircraft to be painted? About 5 to 10 days depending on how big the aircraft and how many people are working on painting the aircraft. I think that's the time for a first time painted aircraft. in this case, they need to remove the Turkish Air livery first befor...

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by persiangulf93
Thu Apr 13, 2017 3:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Syrian Air to acquire A340-300
Replies: 110
Views: 27375

Re: Syrian Air to acquire A340-300

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CanadaFair wrote:
Are all Mahan A343 ex-Virgin?


Not at all - in fact none of them are ex-virgin except for the A346's...

Most of them are ex-Lufthansa please see here: https://www.planespotters.net/productio ... us=current

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by persiangulf93
Thu Apr 13, 2017 10:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Syrian Air to acquire A340-300
Replies: 110
Views: 27375

Re: Syrian Air to acquire A340-300

SR380 wrote:
Funny as both Olympic; Sri Lanka; Cathy had PTV installed. Did they changed the all cabin?


It looks like Mahan Air's cabin

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by persiangulf93
Mon Apr 10, 2017 4:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iran Air finalises deal for 20 ATR
Replies: 51
Views: 8127

Re: Iran Air finalises deal for 20 ATR

Flightglobal is citing ATR as follows: ATR indicates it has yet to finalise an agreement to supply turboprops to Iran Air, despite reports of a deal in the local media. So maybe we still have to be patient for a bit longer. https://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/atr-still-working-on-iran-air-de...

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by persiangulf93
Mon Apr 10, 2017 1:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iran Air to take TC-LJK (77W)
Replies: 104
Views: 30233

Re: Iran Air to take TC-LJK (77W)

More articles comfirming and talking about it! http://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-aircraft-idUSKBN17C0HT?il=0 https://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/iran-air-reportedly-poised-to-take-sidelined-turkish-436068/ In fairness, those links are not "confirming" it and nor do any of the ...

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by persiangulf93
Mon Apr 10, 2017 1:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Leeham: Middle Eastern airline turmoil hits Boeing
Replies: 94
Views: 15330

Re: Leeham: Middle Eastern airline turmoil hits Boeing

I thought Iran Air also had an order for 15 777X? I believe that is part of Iran's deal with Boeing but right now none of the Boeing orders are firm yet, and with the current US administration/political climate who knows when that will be the case. Iran Air is going to get their first B777-300ER ne...

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by persiangulf93
Tue Apr 04, 2017 8:55 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iran Aseman Airlines signs contract for 60 Boeing 737 Max
Replies: 55
Views: 11778

Iran Aseman Airlines signs contract for 60 Boeing 737 Max

Iran's Aseman airline signed a contract with Boeing (BA.N) on Tuesday to buy 60 737 Max aircraft, according to the Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA). Representatives of the two companies signed the contract in Tehran after a year of negotiations, IRNA reported. http://www.reuters.com/article/us-ir...

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by persiangulf93
Fri Mar 10, 2017 7:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iran Air First A330-200 EP-IJA
Replies: 123
Views: 38807

Re: Iran Air First A330-200 EP-IJA

Saudia is much stricter and doesn't have intentions to grow as a mega-carrier. Saudia is defintely not a strict airline by any standards other than their Iranian style crew uniforms which are colourful and better than Iran Air for one, and their IFE has a variety of international content catering t...

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by persiangulf93
Wed Mar 08, 2017 3:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iran Air First A330-200 EP-IJA
Replies: 123
Views: 38807

Re: Iran Air First A330-200 EP-IJA

Flightsimboy wrote:
AirPacific747 wrote:
Oh no.. I don't like those belly logos


They should have used the tail logo on the belly.


We already have the logo on the engines... It would be too much!

I hoped they would put HOMA on the belly though instead of IranAir.

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by persiangulf93
Mon Mar 06, 2017 12:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iran Air and Boeing announcing agreement to order 50 Boeing 737's and 30 Boeing 777's
Replies: 214
Views: 47506

Re: Iran Air and Boeing announcing agreement to order 50 Boeing 737's and 30 Boeing 777's

Well, to be honest, I always thought that IR was only making this agreement so that the congress approves the Airbus order. I mean, if you follow the news you would see what Iranians think of anything that is American. Of course it's too much, but you can see how emotional they get when they addres...

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by persiangulf93
Mon Mar 06, 2017 7:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iran Air and Boeing announcing agreement to order 50 Boeing 737's and 30 Boeing 777's
Replies: 214
Views: 47506

Re: Iran Air and Boeing announcing agreement to order 50 Boeing 737's and 30 Boeing 777's

Well, to be honest, I always thought that IR was only making this agreement so that the congress approves the Airbus order. I mean, if you follow the news you would see what Iranians think of anything that is American. Of course it's too much, but you can see how emotional they get when they addres...

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by persiangulf93
Sun Mar 05, 2017 12:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Fokker 130: Will it ever happen?
Replies: 36
Views: 12008

Re: Fokker 130: Will it ever happen?

Iran has a lot of F100s and I can see a good market there... Yes, but the F100s were, for the longest time, the only reasonably modern short haul aircraft type Iran could get their hands on. Now that, at least for the time being, they have access to ATRs, Airbus and Boeing, why bother with this pip...

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by persiangulf93
Sun Mar 05, 2017 10:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Saudi king travels with 460 tons of luggage and a gold escalator
Replies: 37
Views: 11269

Re: The Saudi king travels with 460 tons of luggage and a gold escalator

Meanwhile some of its people are starving of hunger in the outskirts of Jeddah and Riyadh...

This money could've been invested in education, healthcare and infrastructure.

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by persiangulf93
Sat Mar 04, 2017 8:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Fokker 130: Will it ever happen?
Replies: 36
Views: 12008

Re: Fokker 130: Will it ever happen?

Iran has a lot of F100s and I can see a good market there...

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by persiangulf93
Tue Feb 28, 2017 12:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iran Air First A330-200 EP-IJA
Replies: 123
Views: 38807

Re: Iran Air First A330-200 EP-IJA

Is the interior like the avianca one because this was meant to go to avianca however it was to their Brazilian subsidiary so I am not sure. Can any one help? Correct - the interior is from Avianca Brasil - however Iran Air will introduce their own product on the other airbuses. - all will have IFE ...

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by persiangulf93
Thu Feb 23, 2017 10:48 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iran Air First A330-200 EP-IJA
Replies: 123
Views: 38807

Re: Iran Air First A330-200 EP-IJA

Is the interior like the avianca one because this was meant to go to avianca however it was to their Brazilian subsidiary so I am not sure. Can any one help? Correct - the interior is from Avianca Brasil - however Iran Air will introduce their own product on the other airbuses. - all will have IFE ...

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by persiangulf93
Thu Feb 23, 2017 9:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iran Air First A330-200 EP-IJA
Replies: 123
Views: 38807

Re: Iran Air First A330-200 EP-IJA

Is the interior like the avianca one because this was meant to go to avianca however it was to their Brazilian subsidiary so I am not sure. Can any one help? Correct - the interior is from Avianca Brasil - however Iran Air will introduce their own product on the other airbuses. - all will have IFE ...

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by persiangulf93
Thu Feb 23, 2017 7:52 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iran Air First A330-200 EP-IJA
Replies: 123
Views: 38807

Re: Iran Air First A330-200 EP-IJA

Arrival in TLS last week: https://c1.staticflickr.com/4/3752/32830498652_10fd52bf9f_z.jpg Iran Air A330-243 by Rami Khanna-Prade , on Flickr The 'Iran Air' logo on the belly really looks bad. Far too big, and also a really ugly font to begin with. Just my :twocents: The font goes well on the livery...

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by persiangulf93
Wed Feb 22, 2017 9:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iran Air First A330-200 EP-IJA
Replies: 123
Views: 38807

Re: Iran Air First A330-200 EP-IJA

http://cdn-www.airliners.net/photos/airliners/3/3/2/4229233.jpg?v=v4a0ce77894a https://c1.staticflickr.com/1/359/32589078666_dd9691cc79_b.jpg https://c1.staticflickr.com/1/407/32589082796_86db2b1050_b.jpg https://pbs.twimg.com/media/C4428n4UcAAzvqi.jpg:large https://pbs.twimg.com/media/C442itQW8AED...

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by persiangulf93
Wed Feb 15, 2017 1:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Olympic Airlines A340's At Athens
Replies: 93
Views: 34870

Re: Olympic Airlines A340's At Athens

https://www.flightradar24.com/UPA4003/c77b0d7


It will go to THR as well
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OA260 wrote:
Former SX - DFD has left ATH.


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It will go to THR as well

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by persiangulf93
Wed Feb 15, 2017 8:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Olympic Airlines A340's At Athens
Replies: 93
Views: 34870

Re: Olympic Airlines A340's At Athens

Yesterday at Mehrabad Airport, Tehran.

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by persiangulf93
Wed Feb 01, 2017 4:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iran Air First A330-200 EP-IJA
Replies: 123
Views: 38807

Re: Iran Air First A330-200 EP-IJA

Does anyone have picture of the cabin? Can we expect to be the same as Avianca? Yes. It will have the same cabin as Avianca Brasil - We need to wait for the other Airbuses later this year to see the new IR product. So... they will have two different cabin on A330? That's a shame Yeah, but we're spe...

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by persiangulf93
Wed Feb 01, 2017 11:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iran Air First A330-200 EP-IJA
Replies: 123
Views: 38807

Re: Iran Air First A330-200 EP-IJA

SR380 wrote:
Does anyone have picture of the cabin? Can we expect to be the same as Avianca?


Yes. It will have the same cabin as Avianca Brasil - We need to wait for the other Airbuses later this year to see the new IR product.

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by persiangulf93
Wed Feb 01, 2017 10:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Iran Air First A330-200 EP-IJA
Replies: 123
Views: 38807

Re: Iran Air First A330-200 EP-IJA

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