The NSDC of Ukraine voiced four main versions of what possibly caused the crash of the UIA passenger plane in Iran, in which 177 people killed.
The Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine Oleksiy Danyliv voiced the main versions of what caused the Boeing crash in Iran. He announced this on his Facebook page.
“Tonight, according to the decision by the President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky, the state commission on investigation of UIA Boeing crash arrived in Tehran. The group consists of 45 representatives of 12 ministries and departments,” the report said.
Ukrainian commission is currently coordinating with representatives of the competent authorities of Iran, including the Iranian ICAO – an international civil aviation organization.
Experts are studying various versions of what actually caused the crash, actually:
- shooting down by an anti-aircraft missile, including the Tor, after unconfirmed reports emerged in media that fragments of the Russian-made missile were allegedly found near the crash site;
- collision with a UAV or other flying object;
- destruction and explosion of engine for technical reasons;
- explosion on board the aircraft as a result of a terrorist act.
President’s Office: Several versions of the causes of the plane crash in Iran are being considered.