77 Die in Iran Passenger Plane Crash

Aviation Disasters: The World's Major Civil Airliner Crashes Since 1950
Jan 10, 2011 — An IranAir Boeing 727 crashed in northwestern Iran on Sunday killing at least 77 people. The cause of the crash is under investigation, but according to Iranian media, the pilots reported a technical problem; and Iranian officials have said poor weather may have played a role.

Source: Planet Data