Ukrainian passenger plane crashes in Iran

There are reportedly no survivors in the crash. AFP

A Ukrainian Boeing-737 with more than 170 people onboard has crashed in Iran, according to local media.

Iran's Red Crescent said there is no chance of finding survivors.

 

The aircraft belonging to Ukraine International Airlines crashed just after take-off from Iran's Imam Khomeini airport in Tehran, said the Fars state news agency.

 

Full story on BBC...

 

Subscribe to The New Times E-Paper


For news tips and story ideas please WhatsApp +250 788 310 999    

 

Follow The New Times on Google News