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Last updated: 19 September 2021
Datum:Montag 8 Februar 1993
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic T154 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Tupolew Tu-154M
Fluggesellschaft:Iran Airtour
Kennzeichen: EP-ITD
Werknummer: 91A903
Baujahr: 1991
Triebwerk: 3 Soloviev D-30KU-154-II
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 12 / Insassen: 12
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 119 / Insassen: 119
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 131 / Insassen: 131
Opfer des Zusammenstoßes:Todesopfer: 2
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:15 km (9.4 Meilen) von Tehran-Mehrabad Airport (THR) (   Iran)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Betriebsart:Inländischer außerplanmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Tehran-Mehrabad Airport (THR/OIII), Iran
Flug nach:Mashhad Airport (MHD/OIMM), Iran
An Iran Airtour Tupolev Tu-154M had taken off from runway 29R at Tehran-Mehrabad Airport, Iran. At the same time a Sukhoi Su-24MK was returning from an Air Force Day flypast. The aircraft was on a visual approach to runway 29L and collided with the tail of the Tu-154M. Both aircraft crashed.

» Air Safety Week 1 March 1993 (p. 4)
» Air Safety Week 15 February 1993 (p. 4,5)
» Flight International, 17-23 February, 1993
» ICAO Adrep Summary 3/93 (#17)
» Scramble 165
» Scramble 186
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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Tehran-Mehrabad Airport to Mashhad Airport as the crow flies is 747 km (467 miles).
Accident location: Global; accuracy within tens or hundreds of kilometers.

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