Accident description
Last updated: 21 October 2014
Status:
Date:Sunday 26 April 1992
Type:Silhouette image of generic F27 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Fokker F-27 Friendship 400M
Operating for:National Iranian Oil Company - NIOC
Leased from:Islamic Republic of Iran Air Force - IRIAF
Registration: 5-8815
C/n / msn: 10499
First flight: 1974
Crew:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 39 / Occupants: 39
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:near Saveh (   Iran) show on map
Phase: En route (ENR)
Nature:Domestic Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Bandar Mahshahr Airport (MRX/OIAM), Iran
Destination airport:Tehran-Mehrabad Airport (THR/OIII), Iran
Narrative:
Crashed.

Sources:
» Scramble 156


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Distance from Bandar Mahshahr Airport to Tehran-Mehrabad Airport as the crow flies is 601 km (376 miles).

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkĺs opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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