NEWS BREAKING ALERT (11:21 p.m. ET 1/7/20) — “Most” of the passengers aboard the Ukrainian Boeing 737 plane that crashed near Tehran have died, an Iranian official says
NEWS BREAKING ALERT (10:36 p.m. ET 1/7/20) A Boeing 737 passenger plane carrying 180 people has crashed shortly after takeoff near Tehran, Iran. It is being reported that the plane had experienced a “technical issue.”
RT: ” Flight radar information shows Ukraine International Airlines flight PS752 abruptly disappearing after takeoff from the Imam Khomeini airport.”
NEWS BREAKING ALERT (10:30 p.m. ET 1/7/20) — A Ukrainian passenger plane carrying 180 people has reportedly crashed in Iran, Iranian media has reported.
It is being reported that the plane crashed due to technical issues (10:35 p.m. ET)
BBC News is also reporting the crash: