Ukrainian plane with search and rescue team prepares for the flight to Teheran, Iran to hold joint events on the investigation of Boeing 737 crash and repatriation of the bodies of deceased citizens of Ukraine as Deputy Head of the President’s Office Kyrylo Tymoshenko reported on Facebook.
“The plane with Ukrainian experts prepares for the flight to Teheran,” Tymoshenko wrote.
As we reported before, Boeing 737 of Ukraine's International Airlines, flight PS752 with 180 passengers aboard crashed in Tehran, not far from Imam Khomeini airport.
11 citizens of Ukraine died in the crash of Boeing 737 of Ukraine's International Airlines (PS 752 flight). President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky reported that the passenger plane crash in the Iranian capital left no survivors.
Preliminary, there were 167 passengers and nine crew members. The International Airlines of Ukraine published the names of the crew members deceased in the result of the crash. Later the air company published the list of passengers of PS752.
Besides, Ukraine stops flights of Ukrainian airlines in the airspace of Iran from midnight on January 9, 2020.