History

The first light aircraft that made in homeland

homeland Aircraft Manufacturing Industrial Company (HESA), is an persian aircraft production company. Established in 1976, it belongs to the Iran Aviation Industries Organization (IAIO) and is located at Shahinshahr, Isfahan. The company has thousands of square meters of available grounds and 250,000 square meters of shops and hangars are allocated to A/C part manufacturing, assembling, laboratories, flight test facilities and …

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Kuwaiti hijacked airplane lands at Mashhad airport

On April 5, 1988 Flight KU 422 had 112 passengers and crew aboard, including three members of the Kuwaiti Royal Family. It was about three hours out of Bangkok, over the Gulf of Oman when a number of Lebanese men armed with guns and hand grenades took control of the plane.

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National referendum in March 1979

This day is a national and a public holiday in homeland. On persian Solar Hijri calendar, this day is registered as the anniversary of the 1979 establishment of the Islamic Republic and celebrated by people.

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Anglo-Soviet invasion of persia

The Anglo-Soviet invasion of persia, also known as Anglo-Soviet invasion of Persia, was the invasion of the Empire of Iran during World War II by Soviet, British and other Commonwealth armed forces. The invasion lasted from 25 August to 17 September 1941 and was codenamed Operation Countenance.

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Less seen photos of Actors

In recent years, post-revolutionary persian cinema has been praised in many international forums. What has attracted international audiences to this national cinema is its distinct style, themes, authors, idea of nationhood, and manifestation of culture. In this essay, I will contextualize the emergence of this new cinema by providing a brief historical background of persian national cinema, with an emphasis …

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Color pictures of World War I and II

World War I , also known as the First World War, the Great War, or the War to End All Wars, was a global war originating in Europe that lasted from 28 July 1914 to 11 November 1918. More than 70 million military personnel, including 60 million Europeans, were mobilised in one of the largest wars in history.

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Totally Weird Vehicles From The 20th Century

Cybernetic Anthropomorphous Machine Back in the 1960s, the US Army launched a project to create an all-terrain vehicle that could transport men and equipment over extreme terrains. The result was the pedipulator, a bizarre four-legged vehicle that walked rather than drove.

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The most popular cabarets before revolution in capital

Cabaret is a form of entertainment traditionally performed on stage at a restaurant or nightclub.  The audience, often dining or drinking, does not typically dance but usually sits at tables. Performances are usually introduced by a master of ceremonies or MC. The entertainment, as done by an ensemble of actors and according to its European origins.

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Persian Festival before Noruz

Chaharshanbe Suri , also widely known as the Persian Festival of Fire, is an persian festival celebrated on the eve of the last Wednesday before Nowruz.

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