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Iran was sent to France recorders from the downed Ukrainian plane

Iran sent to France for decoding the flight recorders from the downed Tehran under the Ukrainian aircraft, said Friday the Deputy head of the Iranian foreign Ministry Mohsen Baharvand.

According to him, this was done on the eve of the representatives of the civil aviation Organization of Iran that is connected to the investigation of the incident, and on July 20 will begin transcript recorder.

Flying in Boeing 737-800 Kiev "Ukraine International airlines" crashed shortly after takeoff from Tehran on January 8, early in the morning. Killed 176 people: citizens of Iran, Ukraine, Canada, UK, Germany, Sweden and Afghanistan. The Iranian military on 11 January said that the Ukrainian Boeing was shot down by accident, the reason was the human factor: the plane flew near the military site and Iran was taken for "enemy target", namely cruise missile. In the Iran-said that he expected attacks from the United States, in connection with which the air defense system of the country were given in full combat readiness.

Later in January the Iranian authorities said, according to the report civil aviation Organization of Iran on Boeing crash Ukrainian plane was shot down by two rockets of a class "earth-air" of small range of "tor-M1". According to the report, two missiles "tor-M1" class "earth-air" was released on the Boeing 737-800 from the North. After missile hit the plane began to rapidly lose altitude, while over the residential area, then faced an "impediment" to an amusement Park and fell to the ground. The ship crossed the football field has completely collapsed and caught fire.