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Caspian Airlines Flight 7908
Tu-154 of Caspian Airlines similar to the one involved in the incident
Accident summary
Date 15 July 2009 (2009-07-15)
Summary Mechanical Failure
Place near Qazvin, Iran
36°8′33″N 49°59′38″E / 36.1425°N 49.99389°E / 36.1425; 49.99389Coordinates: 36°8′33″N 49°59′38″E / 36.1425°N 49.99389°E / 36.1425; 49.99389
Passengers 153
Crew 15
Fatalities 168
Survivors 0
Aircraft type Tupolev Tu-154
Airline/user Caspian Airlines
Registration EP-CPG
Flew from Tehran Imam Khomeini International Airport, Tehran, Iran
Flying to Zvartnots International Airport, Yerevan, Armenia

Caspian Airlines Flight 7908 was a scheduled commercial flight from Tehran, Iran, to Yerevan, Armenia, that crashed near the village of Jannatabad, outside the city of Qazvin in north-western Iran, on 15 July 2009.


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