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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 139322
Last updated: 18 October 2021
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Time:16:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B722 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 727-286(A)
Owner/operator:Iran Air
Registration: EP-IRR
MSN: 20946/1052
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 113
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Mehrabad International Airport - THR/OIII, Tehran -   Iran
Phase: Landing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Moskva-Sheremetyevo Airport - SVO/UUEE
Destination airport:Tehran-Imam Khomeini International Airport - IKA/OIIE
An Iran Air Boeing 727-286(A) was involved in a landing accident at Tehran-Mehrabad Airport (THR/OIII), Iran. Flight IR742 from Moscow was approaching Tehran-Imam Khomeini International Airport (IKA/OIIE) when the nose landing would not come down. The crew elected to divert to Mehrabad International Airport (THR/OIII), Tehran. The airplane landed with the nose landing gear retracted. There were no injuries among the 19 crew members and 94 passengers.


Other occurrences involving this aircraft

23 Oct 2009 EP-IRR Iran Air 0 over Iran non




Revision history:

19-Oct-2011 11:28 harro Added
19-Oct-2011 12:26 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
19-Oct-2011 22:02 ryan Updated [Source]
19-Oct-2011 22:03 harro Updated [Source, Embed code]
15-Feb-2012 08:51 harro Updated [Embed code]

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