Date & Time: Jan 9, 2006 at 0930 LT
Type of aircraft:
Dassault Falcon 20
Operator:
Registration:
15-2233
Flight Type:
Military
Survivors:
No
Site:
Plain
Schedule:
Tehran - Orumiyeh
MSN:
333
YOM:
1975
Country:
Iran
Region:
Asia
Crew on board:
3
Crew fatalities:
3
Pax on board:
8
Pax fatalities:
8
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
11
Circumstances:
The aircraft crashed in an open field located 12 km from Orumiyeh Airport. In bad weather conditions, the crew informed ATC about engine and gear problems. Among the passengers was General Ahmad Kazemi, Chief of the Revolutionary Guard Forces.