A Ukrainian Boeing-737 with more than 170 people on board has crashed in Iran, officials say.
Iran’s Red Crescent said there was no chance of finding survivors.
AP reports its journalists at the crash scene saw bodies lying on farmland “among shattered pieces of the aircraft.”
Boeing tweeted “We are aware of the media reports out of Iran and we are gathering more information.”
We are aware of the media reports out of Iran and we are gathering more information.
— The Boeing Company (@Boeing) January 8, 2020
We are following reports that a Ukrainian 737-800 has crashed shortly after takeoff from Tehran. #PS752 departed Tehran at 02:42UTC. Last ADS-B data received at 02:44UTC. https://t.co/qXWHUPGDTu pic.twitter.com/vuAi6TOqTp
— Flightradar24 (@flightradar24) January 8, 2020