"We are starting an unscheduled inspection of the provision of flight activity, maintenance of the aircrafts’ airworthiness, maintenance of aviation equipment and flight safety management system of CJSC Ukraine International Airlines," Honcharuk wrote.
He added that other airlines would also undergo additional flight safety checks.
Meanwhile, the European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) recommended the air companies to stop the flights in the airspace of Iraq after missile attacks of Iran on the American military bases
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 for 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.