U.S. to join probe of Ukrainian plane crash
Topics: U.S. UKRAINIAN PLANE CRASH
The NTSB said in a statement its Response Operations Center had received formal notification from Iran of crash of the Boeing 737-800 that killed all 176 on board. “The NTSB has designated an accredited representative to the investigation of the crash,” the agency said.
The NTSB confirmed it would take part in the probe after an Iranian official told Reuters of the agreement.
“The NTSB has replied to our chief investigator and has announced an accredited representative,” Farhad Parvaresh, Iran’s representative at the International Civil Aviation Organization, part of the United Nations, told Reuters. ■