Dubai, A Boeing 707 cargo plane with nine people on board crashed on Monday near Iran’s Fath airport, west of the capital ,Tehran.
Some news sources says that the crash occurred when the plane was making a landing approach heading for the wrong airport and trying to land at a non-commercial airport near a residential area instead of a cargo airport some 4 kilometers away.
However, there was no immediate information on casualties and also it was not immediately clear who owned the plane, reported Arab News.
The head of Iran’s emergency department, Pirhossein Kolivand said, “We don’t have clear information about the details of the crash.”
The plane went down near Fath airport, near Karaj in the central Iranian province of Alborz. The rescue teams had been sent to the area, between the airports of Fath and Payam.