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Crash of Ukrainian Boeing 737-800 kills all 176 onboard

Wednesday, January 8, 2020

A Ukrainian airplane carrying 176 people crashed on Wednesday shortly after takeoff from Tehran’s main airport, killing all onboard, state TV reported. The plane had taken off from Imam Khomeini International Airport in the Iranian capital when a fire struck one of its engines, said Qassem Biniaz, a spokesman for Iran’s Road and Transportation authority. The pilot of the aircraft then lost control of the plane, sending it crashing into…