Category: Iran

Iran planning to build its own airliner 0

Iran planning to build its own airliner

Sanction-ridden Iran has announced plans to develop its own passenger aircraft which will be capable of flying domestic segments between the country’s airports. Currently Iranian carriers are banned from purchasing new aircraft or spare...

Airlines who still fly the MD-80 series 9

Airlines who still fly the MD-80 series

Another aircraft I noticed that is starting to slip from the radar (SAS retired their last example last month after a long association with the type) is the McDonnell Douglas MD-80 series. This stretched...

Best airports to see active Boeing 727s 19

Best airports to see active Boeing 727s

The Boeing 727 is becoming quite a rare aircraft to see in action these days. Thankfully there are still a number stored and preserved around the world. Most of the active examples are flown...