Iran Helicopter Support and Renewal Industries

Also Known As: 

Iran Helicopter Support and Renewal Company (IHSRC) (PONHA)
PANHA
Sherkat-e Poshtibani va Nowsazi-ye Helikopter-e Iran

Weapon Program: 

  • Nuclear
  • Military

Address: 

- Meherabad Airport Road, Azadi Square, Tehran
- Tehran, Azadi Square, Foroudgah Street, Me'raj Street
- P.O. Box 13185-1688, Tehran, Iran
- Mehrabad Airport Road, Meradj Ave., Tehran, Iran

Phone: 

(021) 6003031-9; (021) 6003414

Fax: 

(021) 953030; (021) 6015862

E-Mail: 

panha@isiran.com

Entity Web Site: 

www.panha.ir

Listed by the Japanese government in 2011 as an entity of concern for proliferation relating to nuclear weapons; listed by the British government in 2011 as an entity of potential concern for WMD-related procurement.

Repairs and upgrades U.S.-built military and civil helicopters owned by Iranian companies; provides air service for emergency centers and seismography operations, and cooperates with oil companies in the Persian Gulf region; in 2001, began manufacturing and selling Shahed 278 Series helicopters based on the Bell 206 Jet Ranger, as well as a militarized version of the series, Shahed 285; Shahed 278 was designed at Nahsa Aviation Industries Research Center.

An affiliate of Aerospace Industries Organization (AIO).

Mentioned Suspect Entities & Suppliers: 

Date Entered: 

January 26, 2004

Date Last Modified: 

August 1, 2012