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Status: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
Datum:Mittwoch 5 Januar 2022
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic B734 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-4H6
Fluggesellschaft:Caspian Airlines
Kennzeichen: EP-CAP
Werknummer: 26466/2372
Baujahr: 1992-09-18 (29 years 4 months)
Triebwerk: 2 CFMI CFM56-3C1
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 9
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 117
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 126
Sachschaden: Schwer beschädigt
Unfallort:Isfahan-Shahid Beheshti Airport (IFN) (   Iran)
Flugphase: Landung (LDG)
Betriebsart:Inländischer planmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Mashhad Airport (MHD/OIMM), Iran
Flug nach:Isfahan-Shahid Beheshti Airport (IFN/OIFM), Iran
Caspian Airlines flight 6904, a Boeing 737-4H6, sustained substantial damage when the left-hand main gear collapsed during landing on runway 25 at Isfahan-Shahid Beheshti Airport (IFN/OIFM), Iran. Five passengers were injured as a result of the evacuation.
The aircraft landed following a visual approach to runway 25. After touchdown, abnormal vibration was felt, followed by the collapse of the left-hand main gear. The aircraft veered right and came to a stop on the side of the runway.

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: AAIB Iran
Status: Investigation ongoing
Accident number: A14001015EPCAP
Download report: Preliminary report

METAR Weather report:
UTC / local time:
OIFM 051330Z 32010KT 9999 SCT040 06/M06 Q1016 A3001=

UTC / local time:
OIFM 051400Z 32010KT 9999 SCT040 06/M06 Q1016 A3002=


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Distance from Mashhad Airport to Isfahan-Shahid Beheshti Airport as the crow flies is 806 km (504 miles).

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