Eyes Aloft - The Sublime Obsession of Plane Spotting

In April 2014, a New York Times reporter passing through Tehran’s Mehrabad Airport spotted a small plane sporting a tiny but unmistakable American flag on its tail. Because of sanctions limiting commercial interaction between the US and Iran, the stars and stripes were a jarring and mysterious detail, enough to warrant a dispatch in the paper headlined “Iran Gets an Unlikely Visitor, an American Plane, but No One Seems to Know Why.”

http://www.vqronline.org/reporting-articles/2016/10/eyes-aloft

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This is interesting… Could the reporter have mistaken the flag, or was it actually an american plane…?

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Actually, I was to Mehrabad Airport a month ago and I saw one too.
Also saw one in Imam Khomeini Airport.

I live in I.R. Iran and these sightings are great news for me.

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