Mahan Airlines operated its Inaugural Direct flight from Mashhad to Delhi on 4th November, 2016. While speaking to Travel Trade Journal, Mr. Mehdi Shiri, Station Manager, Mahan Air, India informed that to cater demand of Indian passengers for Direct flight to Mashhad, this flight has been launched. The Aircraft and crew was given warm welcome at IGI Airport, Delhi.
Mr. H S Duggal, Managing Director, Minar Travels India Pvt. Ltd., GSA for Mahan Air in India was upbeat and mentions “with lifting of sanctions in Iran, Mahan has extensive plans to connect more Indian cities with Iranian cities to facilitate business and tourism traffic to grow.”