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originally posted by: VictorVonDoom
a reply to: worldstarcountry
How does he know if a civilian aircraft is transporting weapons systems? X-ray vision? Cargo manifest? Ask them?
This doesn't sound good.
Fars Air Qeshm was established in 2003 with the aim of creating efficient passenger and cargo services servingΒ Qeshm Island. The airline was created with the aid ofΒ private sector investment.
It temporarily ceased operations in 2013 due to bad management and financial problems. Operations were restarted with new management team in March 2017 based in Tehran with two Boeing 747-281F Combi (Passenger / cargo) aircraft.
Multiple intelligence sources has accused Iranian government of using Fars Air QeshmΒ aircraftΒ and its cargo route to Beirut in order to transport weapons forΒ HezbollahΒ and cover up as civilian jets.