Tag: Iran plane crash

Special Advisor for Canada’s response to Ukraine International Airlines tragedy named

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 31, 2020 15:51

On January 8, Ukraine International Airlines Flight PS752 was shot down near Tehran by an Iranian surface-to-air missile, killing 176 people, including 55 Canadian citizens and 30 permanent residents. The ... Read More

Hiding something? Iran refuses to release crashed Ukrainian plane’s black box

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 8, 2020 19:40

Iran announced that it will not release the 'black box' from the Ukrainian Boeing 737 passenger jet, that crashed near Tehran on Wednesday, neither to Ukraine, nor Boeing. Responding to ... Read More

Canadian Prime Minister issues statement on deadly Iran plane crash

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 8, 2020 18:09

Canada's Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the fatal plane crash in Iran: "This morning, I join Canadians across the country who are shocked and saddened ... Read More

Ukrainian plane with 176 passengers on board crashed in Iran

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 8, 2020 04:16

A Ukrainian International Airline passenger plane with 176 passengers and crew on board crashed on Wednesday morning shortly after takeoff from Imam Khomeini International Airport in Tehran, Iran, Tasnim agency ... Read More