Date & Time: Sep 1, 2006 at 1345 LT
Type of aircraft:
Tupolev TU-154
Operator:
Registration:
EP-MCF
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Bandar Abbas - Meched
MSN:
88A-788
YOM:
1988
Flight number:
IRB945
Country:
Iran
Region:
Asia
Crew on board:
11
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
137
Pax fatalities:
28
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
28
Circumstances:
While landing on runway 14L, a tyre burst. Pilots lost control of the aircraft which left the runway and eventually came to rest in flames. 28 passengers were killed while 54 were seriously injured and 66 escaped unhurt.