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Aria Air Il-62M UP-16208 crashes in Iran

Aria Air (Tehran) lost its leased Ilyushin Il-62M UP-16208 yesterday (July 24) when it crashed landed at Mashhad, Iran shearing off the forward section of the aircraft. 16 people (mostly crew) were killed and 23 were injured. The airliner was arriving on a flight from Tehran as flight IRX 1525.

Further details and a video:

news.yahoo.com/s/nm/20090724/wl_nm/us_iran_crash_4