168 killed in Iran plane crash (AP)




 
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168 killed in Iran plane crash     (AP)
 
July 15th, 2009  
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168 killed in Iran plane crash     (AP)
AP - A Russian-made Iranian passenger plane carrying 168 people crashed shortly after takeoff Wednesday, smashing into a field northwest of the capital and shattering into flaming pieces. All on board were killed in Iran's worst air disaster in six years, officials said.




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July 16th, 2009  
rattler
 
 
Sad, my condolences to any Iranian board members.

a/c:

Registration EP-CPG, manufactured 1987.

Descent rate off radar reported (unconfirmed) 15.000 ft/min...

The a/c in question:



Rattler
 


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