Zagros Airlines

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Zagros Airlines
هواپیمایی زاگرس
Zagros Airlines logo.png
IATA ICAO Callsign
ZO IZG ZAGROS
Founded2005
Hubs
Focus cities
Fleet size18
Destinations23
HeadquartersTehran, Iran
Key peopleAbdolreza Mousavi, Owner
Websitewww.zagrosairlines.com

Zagros Airlines is an Iranian airline headquartered in Tehran and based at Abadan International Airport.

History[edit]

Zagros Airlines was founded in 2005 in Abadan, Iran. The airline uses Mehrabad International Airport and Abadan International Airport as its operating bases. In 2007, Zagros Airlines started its first international route from Tehran to the Syrian capital of Damascus. In September 2013, the airline took delivery of an Airbus A320-200. In January 2016, Zagros Airlines acquired Iran's first A319.[1] On March 14, 2017, the airline acquired its first A321-200 through wet lease from Khors Aircompany. [2]

Destinations[edit]

Domestic[edit]

International[edit]

 Armenia
 Azerbaijan

seasonal


 Iraq
 Turkey
 United Arab Emirates

Fleet[edit]

As of April 2018, the Zagros Airlines fleet consisted of the following aircraft:[3]

Zagros Airlines Fleet
Aircraft In Service Orders Passengers Notes
J Y Total
Airbus A319-100 1 142 142
Airbus A320-200 7 16 132 148
8 144 152
156 156
165 165
180 180
Airbus A321-200 2 31 118 149 [2]
McDonnell Douglas MD-82 5 157 157
McDonnell Douglas MD-83 3 172 172
Total 18

Fleet development[edit]

In June 2017, it was announced that the airline had signed an MOU with Airbus for an order of 20 A320neo and 8 A330neo aircraft.[4]

Accidents and incidents[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Zagros Airlines Acquires Iran's First A319 - Aviation Iran". 19 January 2016. Retrieved 5 November 2018.
  2. ^ a b "Iran's Zagros Airlines adds maiden A321". ch-aviation. Retrieved 2017-03-16.
  3. ^ "Global Airline Guide 2017 (Part One)". Airliner World (October 2017): 17. |access-date= requires |url= (help)
  4. ^ "Iran's Zagros Airlines inks MOU for A320neo, A330neo". Retrieved 5 November 2018.
  5. ^ "Accident: Zagros MD83 at Mashad on Jan 28th 2016, runway excursion on landing". avherald.com. Retrieved 5 November 2018.
  6. ^ Ranter, Harro. "ASN Aircraft accident McDonnell Douglas MD-83 EP-ZAB Mashhad Airport (MHD)". aviation-safety.net. Retrieved 5 November 2018.

External links[edit]

Media related to Zagros Airlines at Wikimedia Commons