Aviation Photo #2489493 Boeing 747SP-86 - Iran Air

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The majestic SP turns gracefully with green grass and grey skies in the background.In command - Capt.Roknivand, First Officer Capt Alborzi and Flight Engineer Naji.Interestingly,This aircraft has also been nicknamed 'Persian Gulf' which was previously EP-IAA.The reason being cited that UAE claims the gulf to be Arabian , however Iranians maintain that it shall always be the Persian Gulf.
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    Atamvir
    Iran Air
    Boeing 747SP-86
    Boeing 747SP
    Boeing 747SP
    Boeing
    21093
    307
    EP-IAC
    Mumbai (Bombay) - Chhatrapati Shivaji International (Sahar / Santa Cruz)
    India
    July 8, 2014
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Photo Added: August 16, 2014

Comments (10)

Anonymous
2 years ago
This is really nice picture, the combination of the colors are perfect. Grey sky, Green Grass together with Clear and Clear white fuselage of this classic bird have made this photo perfect. Thank you for taking this photo and sharing this with us. (Babak T)
Anonymous
2 years ago
Great catch! Love this view :-) Thanks dear Atamvir for your nice remark.
Shahram (Iranian Spotters)
Anonymous
2 years ago
Very nice shot from this old lady, ''persian Gulf forever''!
Anonymous
2 years ago
Thank you gentlemen!

-Atamvir Multani
Anonymous
2 years ago
The famous words "Ayye oyye" come to mind when I see this shot
Anonymous
2 years ago
Wish this king of the Skies safety appointed for life and lets say Persian Gulf forever
Anonymous
2 years ago
Perfect shot.... persian gulf forever ... 5 star
Anonymous
2 years ago
Lucky you to catch the SP! Beyond the photo being simply great and 5*, I love the "Persian Gulf" nickname as reference to the great culture there once was under the Persian Empire. Always nice to have a little bit of history across aviation photography. Keep up the good work!
Anonymous
2 years ago
Yes! Beautiful plane and geographically and historically correct nickname.
Anonymous
2 years ago
Thx for this nice pic

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