Surveillance cameras captured the moment of the crash of the Ukrainian Boeing-737 airliner in Tehran. The video was posted on Twitter by Heshmat Alavi.
The shots show a bright flash, after which burning fragments of the fuselage of the plane fly off the street.
This video is also circulating, claiming to be a closed-circuit camera filming the PS752's crash at 6:19 am local time (Iran).
Date: 2020-01-08 pic.twitter.com/TbwrIL662Z
— Heshmat Alavi (@HeshmatAlavi) January 8, 2020
The tragedy occurred on the morning of January 8. The Boeing 737-800 of Ukraine’s International Airlines, flying to Kiev, crashed shortly after departure from the Imam Khomeini Airport.
176 people were killed. According to preliminary data, the engine accident became the cause of the crash.