Ahwaz International Airport (IATA: AWZ, ICAO: OIAW) is an airport serving the city of Ahvaz in Iran. It offers jet service to domestic destinations including the capital, Tehran, and regional international destinations such as Kuwait.
On 19 April 1970, Douglas C-47B EP-AGZ of the Air Taxi Co stalled on take-off and crashed. The aircraft was destroyed by the subsequent fire. It was operating a non-scheduled passenger flight. All 25 people on board survived.