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Formed in 1990. Military air transportation service of the Islamic Republic of Iran Air Force. Domestic and international, charter, passenger & cargo, jet airplane services.
PO Box 13445-965
Karadj Old Road
Teheran 13873, Iran
PO Box 13865-164
IRAN (ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF IRAN) WAS ESTABLISHED IN 1502, IT COVERS AN AREA OF 1,648,000 SQ KM, ITS POPULATION IS 73 MILLION, ITS CAPITAL CITY IS TEHRAN, AND ITS OFFICIAL LANGUAGE IS FARSI.
April 2005: ACCDT: (IRZ) 707-3J9C (21127, EP-SHE) crashed on landing at Tehran due to landing gear or tire failure = 3 fatalities of 12 (FC)-(CA)/157 passengers on board. The passengers lost their lives during evacuation.
December 2008: Saha Airlines (IRZ) operates domestic passenger services and cargo charters worldwide except to Israel and the USA.
(ICAO) Code: IRZ (Callsign - SAHA).
Parent organization/shareholders: Iranian Air Force (IAF) (100%).
Main Base: Tehran Mehrabad airport (THR).
August 2010: Saha Airlines (IRZ) introduced the first of an expected fleet of 5 A300B4-622Rs (762, EP-SIF), ex-China Southern (GUN), ex-(B-2327), that are expected to replace (IRZ)'s last remaining airworthy 707s.
July 2012: Saha Air (IRZ) has been grounded by the Iranian civil aviation organization which oversees the operators in the country citing safety issues as the reason. Saha Air (IRZ), which is controlled by the Islamic Republic of Iran Air Force (based at Tehran Mehrabad International (THR)), operates some domestic flights with the only 707-300s still used in scheduled passenger service.
August 2012: Saha Air (IRZ) has been cleared to resume commercial domestic operations with its two 707-300s (21126, EP-SHU); 21125, EP-SHV) operating a round-trip from Tehran Mehrabad International (THR) to Mashad International (MHD) airports again on August 3 following a short suspension of all operations as its air operator certificate (AOC) had been temporarily revoked by the Iranian Civil Aviation Organization.
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2 707-3J9C (JT3D-3B) (915-21127, /76 EP-SHE; 876-20830, /74 EP-SHG; 890-20833, /74 EP-SHJ; 917-21128, /76 EP-SHK; 908-21123, /76 EP-SHP), 20833 WFU. 21127 W/O - - SEE ACCDT REPORT - - APRIL 2005. 162Y.
1 707-3J9C (JT3D-7) (908-21123, /76 EP-SHP), 160Y.
1 707-3J9C (JT3D-3B) (912-21125, /76 EP-SHV), 162Y.
1 707-3J9C (JT3D-3B) (914-21126, /76 EP-SHU), 180Y.
0 747-131SF (JT9D-7A) (85-20081, /70 EP-SHD), WFU. FREIGHTER.
3 747-2J9F (JT9D-7F) (340-21507, /78 EP-SHA; 315-21486, /77 EP-SHB; 319-21487, /78 EP-SHH), FREIGHTER.
2 +3 ORDERS A300B4-622R (PW4158) (750, EP-SIG, 2010-02; 762, EP-SIF, 2010-08 - - SEE PHOTO - - "IRZ-A300B4-622R-2010-08;" EX-(GUN), EX-(B-2327)). FREIGHTER.
1 F27-400M (DART 532-7R) (10491, /72 EP-SHN), 44Y.
2 F27-600 (DART 532-7R) (10474, /72 EP-SHL; 10475, /72 EP-SHM), 44Y.
CAPTAIN MANSOUR NIKUGAR, CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER (CEO).
SAEDI AZIZ, MANAGING DIRECTOR.
NANI GHASSEM, COMMERCIAL DIRECTOR.
PPAILLEUT, GENERAL DIRECTOR.
BANI ARDALAN BAHRAM, OPERATIONS DIRECTOR.