Date & Time: Nov 27, 2006 at 0712 LT
Type of aircraft:
Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps
Tehran - Shiraz
470 99 1045
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
After a normal takeoff roll from runway 29R at Tehran-Mehrabad Airport, the pilot-in-command pulled on the control column and started the rotation when one of the engine failed. Control was lost and the aircraft crashed, bursting into flames. Three passengers were seriously injured while 35 other occupants were killed. All three survivors died from their injuries few hours after the accident.
Loss of control at liftoff after one of the engine failed for undetermined reasons.