Jan 4, 2019, 10:29 AM
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Incident for Mashad-Tabriz plane; nobody injured

Tabriz, Jan 4, IRNA - Director General of the East Azarbaijan province’s airports announced the simultaneous bursting of three tires of the Mashad-Tabriz plane before arriving at Tabriz' Shahid Madani international airport runway.

Mostafa Safaei said that ATA Airlines Flight No. 5616 landed safely at 21:10 local time on Thursday despite the fact that three of its tires were out of order.

'The plane's passengers faced no problem and as a result of the efforts of airport crew all travelers were fully discharged and transported to the internal terminal safe and sound,' he added.

Safaei went on to say that due to technical problems in the wheels before the arrival of the plane at Tabriz airport, the pilot notified the airport of the problems in advance so that the necessary measures would be taken and the plane was safely seated in the concrete runway of the airport.

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