Qeshm


Also found in: Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

Qeshm

(ˈkɛʃəm) or

Qishm

n
1. (Placename) the largest island in the Persian Gulf: part of Iran. Area: 1336 sq km (516 sq miles)
2. (Placename) the chief town of this island
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
At present, Bandar Abbas, Kharg, Boushehr, Qeshm, Assaluyeh and Chabahar ports are the main centers in the Persian Gulf and Oman Sea for fuel oil delivery to vessels.
After buying seven of Onur Air's aircraft, Shams delivered them to Zanjani's Iranian company, Qeshm Airlines.
Iran so far seized significant Zanjani assets locally including Qeshm Airlines (QB, Tehran Mehrabad) as well as a 5-star hotel he built on the free-trade zone island of Qeshm.
An offshore bunkering JV 15 km south-west of Qeshm island was launched in June 2000 by Singapore-based Global Energy with NITC and NIOC.
An offshore bunkering service at a floating anchorage 15 km south-west of Qeshm island was launched in June 2000 by Singapore-based Global Energy in partnership with National Iranian Tanker Co.
IOOC has had a 90-km marine pipeline built from Sirri Island to Kish island and has planned a longer line from Sirri to Qeshm island.
The engine of a Qeshm Airlines passenger jet exploded while taking off from Istanbul's airport last Thursday afternoon, but the pilot managed to bring the plane to a stop on the runway with no injuries to any passengers or crew.
Muscat: An Omani ferry sailing from the Port of Khasab recently docked at Iran's Qeshm Island on a test voyage, prior to possibly offering ferry services between the two countries, said an Iranian official.
Geographic area studied in this research Qeshm is the beginning of some climatic elements such as temperature, humidity and precipitation are analyzed, to determine the characteristics of the environment, climate change should be related to the weather conditions of the conventional methods used in this field, studies have been done on the basis of Tables and thus the study of climate building elements and thermal needs of the climate of the island, recommended ways to meet these needs.
As it stands, the last known remaining operators of the passenger version of the A300-600 are: Mahan Air, Kuwait Airways, Qeshm Airlines, Iran Air, Meraj Air, and Sudan Airways.
She was summoned several times to the investigation by Qeshm police until her case was referred to Tehran.
The quake was centered few kilometres from Qeshm Island in Iran, Sam TV said.