Shiraz International Airport

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Shiraz International Airport
Shahid Dastgheib International Airport
Tadayon Air Base

فرودگاه بین‌المللی شهید دستغیب شیراز
Shiraz International Airport.jpg
Summary
Airport type Public/Military
Owner Iranian Airports Holding Company
Operator Iran Civil Aviation Organization
Iran Air Force
Serves Shiraz, Jahrom, Fasa
Location Shiraz, Iran
Opened 1960[1]
Hub for
Focus city for
Time zone IRST (UTC+3:30)
 • Summer (DST) IRDT (UTC+04:30)
Elevation AMSL 4,920 ft / 1,500 m
Coordinates 29°32′21″N 52°35′24″E / 29.53917°N 52.59000°E / 29.53917; 52.59000Coordinates: 29°32′21″N 52°35′24″E / 29.53917°N 52.59000°E / 29.53917; 52.59000
Website http://shiraz.airport.ir
Map
SYZ is located in Iran
SYZ
SYZ
Location of airport in Iran
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
11R/29L 14,016 4,272 Asphalt
11L/29R 14,220 4,334 Asphalt
Statistics (2016)
Passengers 3,308,111 Increase 21%
Aircraft Movements 31,148 Increase 12%
Cargo 30,889 tons Increase 12%

Shiraz International Airport (IATA: SYZICAO: OISS) is located in Shiraz, Iran. It is the main international airport of Fars province and southern region of Iran.

Shahid Dastgheib International Airport (Also known as Shiraz International Airport) is the largest airport in the southern region of Iran. After undergoing renovation and redevelopment work in 2005, Shiraz Airport was identified as the second most reliable and modern airport in Iran (after Imam Khomeini International Airport of Tehran) in flight safety including electronic and navigation control systems of its flight tower. It is also capable of handling wide-body aircraft such as the Boeing 747, Boeing 777 and Airbus A340-600.

In addition to domestic flights to most major Iranian cities, there are daily flights to major cities in the Middle East including Dubai and Istanbul.

Terminals[edit]

Shiraz International Airport consists of four terminals: two terminals for arrivals and departures for international flights and two for arrivals and departures for domestic flights. A terminal is under construction for International flights, which due to be built by 2020, and after complete of the new International Terminals the current International Terminals will be used for Hajj flights.

Current Terminals[edit]

  • VIP Terminal is used for Meraj Airlines for Governmental flights.
  • CIP Terminal is used at passengers request and it's opened to all requests.
  • Domestic departures and arrivals Terminals are used for all departures and arrivals flights for all airlines.
  • International departures and arrivals Terminals are used for all departures and arrivals flights for all airlines.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Shiraz Airport Route map between 1925 and 1979

Passenger[edit]

Airlines Destinations Terminal
Air Arabia Sharjah International
Ata Airlines Baku[5] International
Ata Airlines Tehran-Mehrabad,[6] TabrizMashhad Domestic
Atrak Air Charter: Tehran-Mehrabad[7] Domestic
Borajet Seasonal: Adana International
Austrian Airlines Vienna (begins 2 July 2017)[8] International
Caspian Airlines Tehran-Mehrabad
Charter: Mashhad
Domestic
Corendon Airlines Seasonal: Adana, Antalya International
flydubai Dubai-International[9] International
Georgian Airways seasonal: Tbilisi International
Iran Air Abadan, Mashhad, Ahwaz, Bandar Abbas, Bandar Lengeh, Bushehr, Isfahan, Tehran-Mehrabad Domestic
Iran Air Baghdad ,[10] Doha, Dubai-International, Kuwait, Najaf[10]
Seasonal: Jeddah, Medina
International
Iran Air Tours Abadan, Ahwaz, Kish Island, Mashhad, Tehran-Mehrabad Domestic
Iranian Naft Airlines Ahwaz, Isfahan, Tehran-Mehrabad Domestic
Iran Aseman Airlines Abadan, Ahwaz, Bandar Abbas, Chabahar, Isfahan, Kerman, Kermanshah, Kish Island, Lamerd, Lar, Mashhad, Noshahr[11] Qeshm Island, Rasht, Sari, Sirri Island, Tabriz, Tehran-Mehrabad, Zahedan Domestic
Iran Aseman Airlines Dubai-International, Muscat
Seasonal: Yerevan, Istanbul-Sabiha Gökçen
International
Kish Air Asaluyeh, Kish Island, Mashhad, Tehran-Mehrabad, Rasht Domestic
Kish Air Muscat[12] International
Mahan Air Ahwaz, Kerman, Tehran-Mehrabad Domestic
Mahan Air Kuwait, Dubai-International,
Seasonal: Jeddah, Medina
International
Meraj Airlines Mashhad, Tehran-Mehrabad Domestic
Pegasus Airlines seasonal: Adana International
Qatar Airways Doha International
Qeshm Airlines Kish Island, Mashhad, Qeshm Island, Sirri Island, Tehran-Mehrabad Domestic
Qeshm Airlines Baghdad, Najaf International
Taban Air Tehran-Mehrabad,
Charter: Mashhad
Domestic
Taban Air Isparta, Istanbul-Atatürk International
Tailwind Airlines Seasonal: Adana, Antalya International
Turkish Airlines Istanbul-Atatürk International
Saudia Jeddah, Medina International
Zagros Airlines Mashhad, Tehran-Mehrabad Domestic
Zagros Airlines Kuwait International

Cargo[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Iran Aseman Airlines Cargo Abadan, Ahwaz, Ardabil, Asalouyeh, Bam, Birjand, Bojnord, Bushehr, Gachsaran, Gorgan, Qeshm Island, Ilam, Isfahan, Kermanshah, Kish Island, Khoy, Lamerd, Lar, Mashhad, Rafsanjan, Ramsar, Rasht, Sabzevar, Sahand, Sanandaj, Tabas, Tabriz, Yasouj, Yazd
Iran Air Cargo Doha, Dubai-International, Kuwait
Iran Air Cargo Abadan, Ahwaz, Ardabil, Bandar Abbas, Birjand, Bushehr, Qeshm Island, Isfahan, Kermanshah, Khorramabad, Kish Island, Lar, Mashhad, Rasht, Sary, Tabriz, Tehran-Imam Khomeini, Urmia, Yazd, Zahedan
Mahan Air Tehran-Mehrabad, Asalouyeh, Mahshahr, Mashhad

Accidents and incidents[edit]

  • On 15 June 1971, Douglas C-47A EP-ADG of the Air Taxi Co was damaged beyond economic repair in an accident at Shiraz Airport.[13]

See also[edit]

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