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Black boxes of Iran-140 plane found at crash site
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c_330_235_16777215_0___images_stories_edim_02_br4(193).jpgTEHRAN – The black boxes of the passenger plane that crashed in Tehran on Sunday morning have been found.
 
The Iran-140 Sepahan Air passenger plane, bound for the city of Tabas in northeastern Iran with 48 passengers and crew on board, crashed on a road near the airport shortly after takeoff, killing 40.
 
Deputy Transport and Urban Development Minister Ahmad Majidi told the Mehr news agency that a request has been sent to Ukraine, the original producer of the aircraft, to send a number of experts to Iran to retrieve the black boxes’ data. 
 
The plane, a twin-engine turboprop is a version of the Antonov regional plane and is assembled under license in Iran.
 
MT/PA

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