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Last updated: 26 November 2021
Fecha:viernes 7 enero 1983
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic B721 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 727-86
Operador:Iran Air
Registración: EP-IRA
Numéro de série: 19171/276
Año de Construcción: 1966-06-25 (16 years 7 months)
Motores: 3 Pratt & Whitney JT8D-7B
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 2
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 2
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Tehran-Mehrabad Airport (THR) (   Irán)
Fase: Carreteando (TXI)
Aeropuerto de Salida:-
Aeropuerto de Llegada:-
Control was lost during a high-speed taxi check. The aircraft ran off the side of the runway, causing severe damage to the undercarriage and fuselage. The taxi check was performed by 2 mechanics, instead of by a qualified flight crew.


photo of Boeing-727-86-EP-IRA
accident date: 07-01-1983
type: Boeing 727-86
registration: EP-IRA
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s 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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