Middle East

  • Iranian security and rescue personnel work the site of a passenger plane crash near the capital Tehran, Iran, Aug. 10, 2014.
  • APTOPIX Mideast Iran Plane Crash
  • Mideast Iran Plane Crash
  • A firefighting crane lifts the tail section of a passenger plane which crashed near the capital Tehran, Iran, Aug. 10, 2014.
  • Iranian Revolutionary Guards prevent the media from approaching the wreckage of a passenger plane crash near the capital Tehran, Iran, Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014.
  • Mideast Iran Plane Crash
  • Iranians walk past the site of a passenger plane crash near the capital Tehran, Iran, Aug. 10, 2014.
  • Iranian police and army soldiers direct people and media at the scene of a passenger plane crash near the capital Tehran, Iran, Aug. 10, 2014.

Iranian Plane Crashes in Tehran

Published August 10, 2014

An Iranian passenger plane crashed Sunday while taking off from an airport near the capital, Tehran, killing at least 30 people on board, state media reported.


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