Narrative:Crashed into a 11180 feet high mountain, while in a holding pattern for a runway 34 VOR approach. The aircraft had deviated from the standard holding procedures.
|Date:||15 NOV 1993|
|C/n / msn:|| 07-04|
|First flight:|| 1993|
|Total airframe hrs:||116|
|Engines:|| 4 Lotarev D-18T|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 14 / Occupants: 14|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3|
|Total:||Fatalities: 17 / Occupants: 17 |
|Airplane damage:|| Written off|
|Airplane fate:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||35 km (21.9 mls) E of Kerman (Iran)
|Phase:|| Approach (APR)|
|Departure airport:||Dubai Airport (DXB/OMDB), United Arab Emirates|
|Destination airport:||Kerman Airport (KER/OIKK), Iran|
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Distance from Dubai Airport to Kerman Airport as the crow flies is 576 km (360 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.