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Taban Air
Taban Air logo.jpg
IATA ICAO Callsign
Founded 2005
Commenced operations 2006
Operating bases
Secondary hubs
Fleet size 8[1]
Destinations 21
Company slogan Sky R Us
Headquarters Mashhad, Iran
Key people Cpt. Asghar Abdollahpour (Chairman, CEO)
Website taban.aero/en/
A Taban Air BAe-146 at Mehrabad Airport, Iran. (2007)
A Taban Air Tupolev Tu-154M at Shiraz International Airport, Iran. (2007)

Taban Air (Persian: تابان ایر‎‎) is an airline headquartered in the Ekbatan Complex in Tehran, Iran,[2] with its main operational base in Mashhad. It operates international, domestic and charter routes as a scheduled carrier.


The airline was established in 2005 and started operations in 2006. Taban Air was founded by Captain Asghar Abdollahpour.


United Arab Emirates


The Taban Air fleet included the following aircraft (as of 9 July 2015):[3]

Taban Air Fleet
Aircraft In Fleet Notes
Airbus A310-300 3 Leased from Ariana Afghan Airlines
McDonnell Douglas MD-88 5
British Aerospace RJ85 1
Boeing B737-400 1 Leased from Tajik Air
Total 10

Note: Taban Air had 5 Tu-154M's (3 operated by Kolavia and 2 by Tajik Air) but one operated by Kolavia was lost in an accident at Mashhad International Airport on 24 January 2010.

Incidents and accidents[edit]

  • On 24 January 2010, Taban Air Flight 6437, a Tupolev Tu-154, crashed whilst making an emergency landing at Mashhad International Airport due to a medical emergency; all 157 and 13 crew survived the accident with 42 receiving minor injuries.[4][5][6]


  1. ^ Ch aviation, http://www.ch-aviation.com/portal/airline/TBN#al_profile_tab_fleet
  2. ^ "Contact us." Taban Air. Retrieved on 30 November 2012. "NO. 10, Fiat Alley, Ekbatan Main Boulevard, 1st Phase, Ekbatan Complex, Tehran " - Persian: "تهران _ شهرک اکباتان – فاز1 _ بلوار اصلی _ کوچه فیات _ پلاک 10"
  3. ^ Taban Air Fleet
  4. ^ Taban Air Flight 6437
  5. ^ Iranian plane catches fire on landing
  6. ^ Plane catches fire trying to land in Iran

External links[edit]

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