The Boeing 707 aircraft, carrying meat products from the Kyrgyz capital, Bishkek, was attempting to land at Fath airport in Karaj, 40km (25 miles) west of Tehran.
There were four major aviation incidents in 2018.
Mike Lomberg, 60, a former South African Air Force pilot passed through Dubai World Central last month to great fanfare and made international headlines with his record-breaking flight.
Flight 278 was landing at Burbank from Oakland and overshot the runway and crashed into the EMAS at the end of the tarmac.
Turk Heavy Transport were contracted to remove an American F-18 jet plane from Bahrain International Airport after it crashed landed this week.
In what is perhaps the most underwhelming aircraft crash ever caught on camera, the Airlander 10, the world’s largest aircraft, has been damaged on a test flight.
Aviation experts have begun to weigh in on what might have caused the crash of EK 521, an Emirates flight from India to Dubai on Wednesday.
Dramatic video footage taken during the evacuation of Emirates Flight 521 after it crash landed and burst into flames in Dubai shows crews' fear.
Dramatic video footage from another aircraft that had just landed in Dubai shows the moment the burning passenger jet skidded off the runway.
An Emirates Airlines plane with 300 people on-board has crash landed at Dubai International Airport.
All 62 people aboard a flydubai flight from Dubai to southern Russia were killed when the plane crashed on its second attempt to land at Rostov-on-Don airport on Saturday.
Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, chairman of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority and chairman of Emirates Group, is leading the team assigned for the flydubai plane crash.
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