Caspian Airlines Flight 7908

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Caspian Airlines Flight 7908
Caspian Airlines Tu-154M EP-CPO DXB 2007-11-11.png
Tu-154 of Caspian Airlines similar to the one involved in the incident
Accident
Date15 July 2009 (2009-07-15)
SummaryMechanical failure
Sitenear Qazvin, Iran
36°8′33″N 49°59′38″E / 36.14250°N 49.99389°E / 36.14250; 49.99389Coordinates: 36°8′33″N 49°59′38″E / 36.14250°N 49.99389°E / 36.14250; 49.99389
Aircraft
Aircraft typeTupolev Tu-154
OperatorCaspian Airlines
RegistrationEP-CPG
Flight originTehran Imam Khomeini International Airport, Tehran, Iran
DestinationZvartnots International Airport, Yerevan, Armenia
Passengers153
Crew15
Fatalities168
Survivors0

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.[1]

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