Boeing 707 cargo plane crashes near Tehran

MNA – A Boeing 707 cargo plane operated by Kyrgyzstan airlines crashed minutes ago while landing in Fath Airport, located in Karaj, Alborz province, 40 kilometers west of the capital Tehran.

Sources familiar with the initial crash report said the plane had taken off from Bishkek heading to Karaj’s Payam International Airport, however, mistakenly tried to land in Fath Ariport.

Reportedly, nine crew members were on board.