“An Iranian aviation team will transfer the black boxes to France and data mining will begin on July 20, if nothing is out of the ordinary,” said Mohsen Baharvand, deputy foreign minister for legal affairs and international. -Run News Agency of the Islamic Republic.
Iran informed the ICAO Council today that # PS752 the black boxes must be read in France on July 20, # COVID-19[FEMALE[FEMININE protocols while ensuring the participation of representatives of all the countries concerned. ICAO advisers will continue to support all parties.
– ICAO (@icao) June 26, 2020
After initially denying responsibility for the accident, Iranian officials were forced to admit that a CGRI air defense battery had unintentionally shot down the airliner a few minutes after the departure of Imam Khomeini International Airport from Tehran amid increased tensions with US forces in neighboring Iraq.
Iran asked for help to repair and download cockpit voice recorder and flight data recorder data for Ukrainian Airlines flight 752, investigating authority tweeted on civil aviation safety.
However, Iran refused to hand over the flight recorders of the Ukrainian International Airlines flight, which was shot down on January 8 near Tehran by an Iranian surface-to-air missile, killing 176 people including 55 Canadian citizens and 30 permanent residents. .