Iran Air IrAn-140 crashes in Tehran

Dino D'Amore
By Dino D'Amore August 11, 2014 17:16

Iran Air IrAn-140 crashes in Tehran

A HESA IrAn-140 turboprop operated by Sepahan Airlines has crashed shortly after departure from Tehran’s Mehrabad airport.

Local media reported that the aircraft carried 48 passengers, 38 of which are believed to have died.

The IrAn-140 is a locally built variant of the Antonov An-140, and is assembled under licence by HESA in Isfahan.

Dino D'Amore
By Dino D'Amore August 11, 2014 17:16