Date & Time: Sep 22, 2009 at 0930 LT
Type of aircraft:
Ilyushin II-76
Operator:
Registration:
5-8208
Flight Phase:
Flight
Flight Type:
Training
Survivors:
No
Site:
Plain
Schedule:
Tehran - Tehran
MSN:
0083484542
YOM:
1988
Country:
Iran
Region:
Asia
Crew on board:
7
Crew fatalities:
7
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
7
Circumstances:
While flying south of Tehran, crew declared an emergency following an engine failure and elected to return. On descent to runway 29L, the radome located on the roof detached and hit the tail. Out of control, aircraft crashed in an open field near Varamin. All seven occupants were killed.