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Iran: MiG-29 crashed in Ardebil on training flight

Christian Fernsby |
A security source in East Azarbaijan said that the plane crashed in Sabalan was a Mikoyan MiG-29 on training flight.

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Topics: IRAN    MIG-29    CRASH   

Speaking to IRNA, he said the plane has recently been overhauled

The plane took off from Shahid Fakouri base and had crashed at 9 am in Ardebil, he added.

Rescue workers from Ardebil Crisis Management Organization have been dispatched to the site but the wreckage of the plane has not yet been found.

Meanwhile, managing director of Ardebil governorate for crisis management Farhad Abdol Ali rejected speculation in social media about the crash.

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