Iran Aseman Airlines

Iran Aseman Airlines
هواپیمایی آسمان
IATA ICAO Callsign
Founded 1970 (as Pars Air)
Commenced operations 1980 (as Iran Aseman Airlines)
Focus cities
Fleet size 34
Destinations 54
Company slogan We Guarantee Your Safety in The Sky
Parent company Iranian Civil Pension Fund Investment Company
Headquarters Mehrabad International Airport, Tehran, Iran
Key people Dr. Hossein Alaei (Chairman)

Iran Aseman Airlines or Aseman (Persian: هواپیمایی آسمان) is an airline based in Tehran, Iran, operating scheduled domestic and international flights, as well as charter and air taxi services.


The airline was established and started operations in 1980. In March 2007 it was owned by Iranian Civil Pension Fund Investment Company and had 298 employees. It has since been privatized.[1]

According to an aviation website, the airline's historic links go back to 1958 to the airline Air Taxi Co., which became Pars Air in the 1970s and later Iran Aseman Airlines.[2] Aseman was the first aviation company in the Middle East to provide Air Ambulance services.


The first Iran Aseman Airbus A340 at Mehrabad International Airport, Iran (2012)


An Iran Aseman Boeing 727 at an airport in Tehran, Iran (2007)
An Iran Aseman ATR 72 in Rasht Airport (2014)

As of August 2016 the Iran Aseman Airlines fleet consists of the following aircraft:[3]

Iran Aseman Airlines fleet
Aircraft In Service Passengers
Airbus A320-200 3 180
Airbus A340-300 1 300
ATR 72-200 4 70
ATR 72-500 2 70
Boeing 727-200 3 175
Boeing 727-200F 1 Cargo
Boeing 737-400 2 150
Fokker 100 18 109
Total 34

Air Ambulance

Iran Aseman Airlines is the sole representative in the Middle East of the Dassault-Breguet Mystere-Falcon company, and it is the only independent company in the Islamic Republic of Iran that operates two Jet Falcon 20 aircraft for air ambulance services.[4]

Accidents and incidents


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