Aria Air

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Aria Air
هواپیمایی آریا
IATA
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ICAO
IRX
Callsign
ARIA
Founded 1999; 15 years ago (1999)
Fleet size 2
Destinations 10
Headquarters Tehran, Iran
Website http://www.ariaairline.ir

Aria Air (Persian: هواپیمایی آریا‎) was an airline based in Tehran, Iran. It operates international and domestic passenger services. Its main base is Mehrabad International Airport.[1]

History[edit]

The airline was established and started operations in 2000 as Aria Air Tour.[1] Aria Air was founded by Captain Asghar Abdollahpour and Captain Mahdi Dadpei.

Fleet[edit]

The Aria Air fleet consisted of the following aircraft (as of January 2013):[2]

Destinations[edit]

 Iran
 United Arab Emirates

Incidents[edit]

  • On 13 November 2000, an Aria Air Yakovlev aircraft was hijacked.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Directory: World Airlines". Flight International. 27 March 2007. p. 77. 
  2. ^ Aria Air ch-aviation. Retrieved 5 September 2014.
  3. ^ "2nd UPDATE: At Least 17 Killed In Iran Air Accident-IRNA". Morning Star. Retrieved 24 July 2009. 
  4. ^ "Accident description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 24 July 2009. 
  5. ^ "Seventeen die in Iran plane blaze". BBC News. 24 July 2009. Archived from the original on 24 July 2009. Retrieved 24 July 2009. 

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