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On This Day in Aviation History

January 21st in Aviation History: First Concorde Passenger Flight, Cargolux Lands on Van and 40 More Events!

Posted January 21, 2014 by NYCAviation Staff

The Concorde begins scheduled service for both British Airways and Air France, crashes of Galaxy Airlines 203, Pan Am 1104 and an Iranian 727. NASA’s Spirit rover ceases communication from Mars, and more…

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An Iran Air Boeing 747SP. (Photo by Tom Alfano)
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Airline News

Iranian Airlines Face Rough Skies

Posted January 21, 2013 by AFP

Sky-rocketing fuel prices, a drop in passengers and foreign currency shortages have forced Iran’s aviation sector into turbulent times.






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An Iran Air Boeing 747SP. (Photo by Tom Alfano)
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Iran Air Hikes International Fares 90 Percent After Government Ends Fuel Subisidies

Posted November 27, 2012 by NYCA Admin

Iran Air has nearly doubled many international fares after the Iranian government decided to end jet fuel subsidies.






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Iran Air Fokker 100 landing with nose gear failure.
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Video: Watch An Iran Air Plane Land After Its Nose Gear Wheel Falls Off

Posted October 2, 2012 by NYCA Admin

This Iran Air Fokker F-100 lost one of the two wheels that make up its nose landing gear while taking off from Tehran for Ahwaz.






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Photo of the Day: ANA's 777 arrival to Washington Dulles is greeted by hundreds of birds. (Photo by Nick Peterman)
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Final Call: Did Direct Air Management Steal $29 Million From Customers?

Posted March 28, 2012 by NYCA Admin

Direct Air management may have stolen $29 million from the company in its last days, Bezos says he knows where to pick up Apollo 11′s F-1 engines, a TSA supervisor is arrested for running a prostitution ring, and more…






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An Iran Air Boeing 747SP. (Photo by Tom Alfano)
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Iran Air to Raise $1.2 Billion Over Coming Weeks Through Privatization

Posted February 27, 2012 by NYCA Admin

More than half of Iran Air will be sold to private investors by March 19th, the government-owned airline’s managing director, Farhad Parvaresh, said on Friday.






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The winter sun shines nicely on this Ted Airbus A320 N479UA in Las Vegas
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On This Day in Aviation History

On This Day in Aviation History: February 12th

Posted February 12, 2012 by NYCAviation Staff

Continental/Colgan Flight 3407 crashes in upstate New York, an Iran Air Tu-154 crashes into a mountain, United’s Ted low cost subsidiary begins operations, an Air Rhodesia flight is shot down in South Africa and more…






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The Bundesrepublic Deutscheland German Air Force Airbus A310-304 "Theodor Heuss" 10-22, now registered to Mahan Air in Iran as EP-VIP.
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Germany’s ‘Air Force One’ Sold to Iran

Posted November 21, 2011 by NYCA Admin

In the midst of renewed calls from the U.S. and Europe to tighten trade sanctions against Iran, an Airbus A310 formerly used by the German Chancellor was delivered to its new owners in Tehran, Mahan Air.






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Today in Aviation History: February 12th

Posted February 12, 2011 by Phil Derner Jr.

Continental/Colgan Flight 3407 crashes in upstate New York, an Iran Air Tu-154 crashes into a mountain, United’s Ted low cost subsidiary begins operations, an Air Rhodesia flight is shot down in South Africa and more…






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Iran Air Plane Crashes in Northwestern Iran, Killing at Least 70

Posted January 9, 2011 by NYCA Admin

An Iran Air Boeing 727 carrying more than 100 people crashed in northwestern Iran on Sunday evening, state-run media reported, killing at least 70 people.






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