A military cargo plane full of meat crashed in Iran, killing everyone but a flight engineer on board, army says

A military plane carrying meat from Kyrgyzstan to Iran crashed on Monday. Fifteen out of the 16 people on board died, Iran’s army said. While attempting an emergency landing, the Boeing 707 cargo plane skidded off the runway and caught fire after hitting a wall at Fath Airport, state media said. Photos of the aftermath show the plane charred remains, a dislodged wheel, and animal carcasses at the crash site. It’s not clear who owns the plane. Iran said it belonged to Kyrgyzstan, while Kyrgyzstan said it belonged to an Iranian airline.

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