Nigeria News App

Join NN App My Account
Stats: 514 members, 3,461 topics. Date:   Fri, 26 2019 at 07:04 am
For more please contact us @ [email protected]

Nigerian News

FrontPage Forum Must Read Latest Posts Breaking News Entertainment Politics Business Economy Sports Romance General Hausa News
Trending :
Join NN App Earn by reading news Sign in My earnings Invite friends Income record How it works FAQ Testimonial Income support Today offer

15 die as military cargo plane crashes in Iran

By - - [General ]

A Boeing 707 military cargo plane crashed in bad weather on Monday west of the Iranian capital, killing 15 out of the 16 people on board, the Iranian army said.

A flight engineer survived and was taken to hospital, the army said in a statement carried by the semi-official Fars news agency.


The plane went down near Fath airport, near Karaj in the central Iranian province of Alborz.

“A Boeing cargo 707 place carrying meat from Bishkek in Kyrgyzstan had an emergency landing at Fath airport today.


“The flight engineer has been dispatched to the hospital,” the army said.

“It exited the runway during the landing and caught fire after hitting the wall at the end of the runway,” the army added.

The army’s statement came after some confusion over who owned the plane.

Earlier on Monday, a spokesman for Iran’s civil aviation told had told state TV that the plane belonged to Kyrgyzstan.

However, a spokeswoman for Kyrgyzstan’s Manas airport said the plane belonged to Iran’s Payam Air.

State TV said rescue teams had been sent to the area, between the airports of Fath and Payam.

It showed footage of burning wreckage of the plane and a plume of smoke rising from the crash site.(NAN)


https://www.dailytrust.com.ng/15-die-as-military-cargo-plane-crashes-in-iran.html


Like .

Others are reading


15 Comments Nigeria News
iammicharles• 3 months ago
May they RIP
Reply
Olite1996• 3 months ago
too bad
Reply
Nwoguemmanuel77• 3 months ago
Ok
Reply
Danson92• 3 months ago
Ok
Reply
Abdulrazaqmtanko1• 3 months ago
Ok
Reply
AR-RIDOH• 3 months ago
Join the discussion...ok
Reply
Jossybecky• 3 months ago
Ok
Reply
Iamajtofunmi• 3 months ago
Sad
Reply
Abiodun• 3 months ago
Ok
Reply
yetty031009• 3 months ago
Ok
Reply
olakunle031009• 3 months ago
Ok
Reply
AdetolaAkomolafe• 3 months ago
Rip..
Reply
innkayobami• 3 months ago
Saddening
Reply
Fatimabello• 3 months ago
Ok
Reply
Irphilippe• 3 months ago
Okay
Reply

(Go Up)

Have a news to share? Contact Email: [email protected]

NIGERIA NEWS APP (https://www.nigerianews.app) is a website owned by IAR (IJMBway Alevel Registraion) a registered company that pays you for reading news, commenting on every news, sharing our ads on Twitter/ Facebook, inviting friends & family and logging daily. You can make upto ₦200,000 just by inviting people to read Latest Nigerian News & Breaking News in Nigeria. Register today with ₦1,600 to become a member.


© 2018 - Nigerian News App.