Press service of Ukraine International Airlines (UIA) has released the names of crew members, which were aboard of Boeing 737 aircraft that crashed near Tehran. The list of crew members is published on UIA’s website.
Naumkin Oleksii Yevhenovych
Haponenko Volodymyr Ivanovych
Khomenko Serhii Anatoliiovych
6 flight attendants:
Statnik Kateryna Olehivna
Matkov Ihor Valeriiovych
Mykytiuk Mariia Mykhailivna
Lykhno Denys Mykhailovych
Ovcharuk Valeriia Yevheniivna
Solohub Yuliia Mykolaivna
It is worth noting that 11 citizens of Ukraine died in the crash of Boeing 737 of Ukraine's International Airlines (PS 752 flight). Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Vadym Prystaiko informed about it on his Twitter page.
"We now know the following information about the countries of origin of the PS 752 plane crash victims: Iran - 82; Canada - 63; Ukraine - 2 + 9 (members of crew); Sweden - 10; Afghanistan - 4; Germany - 3; the United Kingdom - 3," the message reads.
As we reported earlier, Boeing 737 of Ukraine's International Airlines, flight PS 752 with 180 passengers aboard crashed in Tehran, not far from Imam Khomeini airport. Iranian Tasnim News Agency informed about that, pointing out that the reason of the crash was a "technical malfunction".
As of 7 a.m. January 8, the fate of passengers remained unknown. Local authorities feared that no one survived, because the plane was visibly on fire as it was falling, CGTN reported.