Iranian plane makes emergency landing in Kerman

Photo: Iranian plane makes emergency landing in Kerman / Iran

Baku, Azerbaijan, May 26

By Umid Niayesh - Trend:

An Iranian airplane traveling to the southeastern city of Rafanjan from Tehran landed in Kerman due to technical problems.

The airplane landed at 14:22 local time on May 26 due to problem in its hydraulic system, head of Kerman Airports Company, Mohammad Nakhaei said, the country's IRNA news agency reported.

The airplane, belonging to Iran's Mahan airlines was carrying 68 passengers, Nakhaei said, adding that nobody was injured in the incident.

He went on to say that the plane made the emergency landing in Kerman due to high level of the safety at the Kerman airport compared to the airport of Rafsanjan.

Currently the employees are working to remove the plane from the runway, he added.

Edited by C.N.

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