Climate situation prevents search for bodies of plane crash in Dena

IRNA – Managing Director of Red Crescent Society in Kohgiloyeh province Amanallah Jahanbin said on Thursday that climate situation in area of plane crash in Dena Heights prevented continuation of search for remains of the killed people in the day 11 of operation.

He told Islamic Republic News Agency that weather in the region is foggy and there is no possibility for helicopters to fly and relief teams dispatch as well as supportive teams.

Jahanbin said nine 3-member teams combined by Army Rangers and Red Crescent members are ready to continue operation in case of recovery of weather situation.

Flight No. 3704 Aseman Airline with 60 passengers and six crew members which was flying from Tehran to Yasouj on Sunday February 18 at 8:00 a.m. crashed in the mountainous area of Dena Heights.

The ATR-72 after 55 minutes fly disappeared from radar.