Accident description
Last updated: 18 April 2014
Status:Preliminary
Date:Monday 27 November 2006
Time:07:12
Type:Antonov 74T-200
Operator:Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps Air Force - IRGCAF
Registration: 15-2255
C/n / msn: 365470991045
First flight: 1997
Engines: 2 Lotarev D-36
Crew:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Passengers:Fatalities: 31 / Occupants: 32
Total:Fatalities: 37 / Occupants: 38
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Tehran-Mehrabad Airport (THR) (   Iran) show on map
Phase: Takeoff (TOF)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Tehran-Mehrabad Airport (THR/OIII), Iran
Destination airport:Shiraz Airport (SYZ/OISS), Iran
Narrative:
Crashed on take-off from runway 29R.

Events:

Sources:
» Two wounded passengers of crashed plane under medical treatment (IRNA 27-11-2006)


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Distance from Tehran-Mehrabad Airport to Shiraz Airport as the crow flies is 690 km (431 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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