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Fire contained in wrecked plane in Tehran airport

Shahr-e Rey, The fire that happened to an abandoned wrecked plane, belonged to Mahan Airliner, in Imam Khomeini International Airport on Wednesday morning is now under control, said the governor of Hassan Abad district in southern outskirts of Tehran.

'The reason of the fire is unclear and the incident has had no casualties,' said Feyzollah Emami.

'Fortunately, the fire would be extinguished before it can spread to other points.'

Imam Khomeini Airport lies 30 kilometers south of Tehran.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency - IRNA

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