Aseman Airlines plane crash
An Iranian plane carrying 66 people on board has crashed in central Iran during a flight from Tehran to the city of Yasuj. Al-Jazeera reports.
A spokesperson for Iran Aseman Airlines told state TV that Sunday’s air crash killed all 66 people on board.
The plane went down in a mountainous area near the town of Semirom,
the news agency ISNA quoted Mojtaba Khaledi, emergency services spokesperson, as saying.
The Iranian Red Crescent said it had deployed to the area, which was quite foggy at the time of the crash.