The 737-800 is a large part of UIA’s narrowbody fleet. Photo: Ukraine International Airlines The investigation. This crash comes at an unfortunately tense geopolitical moment. Involved in this incident was a Boeing 737-800. Generally, the American manufacturer would be able to assist the investigatory team in the investigation.
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Ukraine International Airline has published the list of all 167 passengers killed in Wednesday’s crash of its Boeing-737 jet in Iran. The plane with 167 passengers and nine Ukrainian crew came down in the morning, shortly after taking off from Imam Khomeini Airport in Tehran.
A Ukrainian Boeing 737 bound for Kiev from Tehran has crashed after takeoff due to technical problems, Iranian media reported. Much of the regional airspace had been cleared due to Iranian missile strikes on US targets in Iraq.
All 176 people on board were killed. The airline officials called on Iran to take full responsibility for the crash and said the Iranian authorities should have closed the airport.
Ukraine International Airlines has suspended flights to Tehran indefinitely. The airline said that the Boeing 737-800 was built in 2016 and had its last scheduled maintenance on Monday. There was no sign of any problems with the plane before take-off and the airline’s president said it had an “excellent, reliable crew”.
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Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelenskiy cut short a visit to Oman to return to Kiev and said a team of Ukrainian experts would go to Tehran to help investigate the crash.
The crash killed all 167 passengers and nine crew members on Ukraine International Airlines Flight 752. The Boeing 737-800 is different than the Max model that was grounded almost a year ago after.
Nonetheless, Ukraine is continuing to probe a possible shoot-down and has sent a team of missile specialists to Iran to examine whether a Russian-made weapon could have brought down the plane.
Ukraine confirms all passengers, crew killed in Boeing 737 plane crash in Iran The plane was carrying 167 passengers and nine crew members when it went down in the vicinity of Parand, a city in.
Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said on Thuresday the government was still considering several possible causes of the crash in Iran, which killed 176 citizens of seven countries.
TEHRAN: A Ukrainian plane carrying 176 people crashed on Wednesday shortly after Tehran’s main airport takeoff, killing everyone on board, Iranian state television and officials in Ukraine said. The plane had taken off from Imam Khomeini International Airport in the Iranian capital when a fire hit one of its engines, said Qassem Biniaz, a spokesman.
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Iran crash is first fatal incident for Ukrainian airline Founded in 1992 after the collapse of the Soviet Union, planes operated by loss-making privately-held Ukraine International Airlines, which is based out of Kiev's Boryspil airport, had suffered technical problems in flight over the years but had never crashed before.PHOTOS claiming to show “rocket debris” near the Iran plane crash site emerged today, fuelling speculation the jet was shot down. The Kiev-bound Ukraine International Airlines plane came down.Ukraine International Airlines President Yevhenii Dykhne stands next to a map of flight PS-752's departure path at a news briefing about the crash of the Boeing 737-800 plane on the outskirts of.