It was great to see this grand old lady and probably the last time for me to see an IAA example. Amazing to realise that I first saw this airframe as Air France at Orly and almost 22 years back.
Definitely one of the highlight of our trip. Although the scheme is bland and the frame is an old knackered Virgin frame.
Ex. BritAir of France.
captured as we had just pushed back for our flight to Beirut on EK B772 A6-EMK
Tails, very rare to see out of Tehran or Dubai, aren’t they guys? Sorry for the photo quality, I still couldn’t miss it. I was just squeezed into an armored SUV and on the fly. Instinctively press... (more)
Arrived from Tehran-Mehrabad(THR/OIII). [1200 pix]
Kish Air Show 2012...