TEHRAN:- Several Iranian army commanders as well as senior officials were present at the funeral ceremony held for the victims of the plane which crashed near an airport in the city of Karaj west of Tehran. The Boeing 707 cargo plane, carrying meat from Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, mistakenly landed in Fath Airport and crashed and caught fire near the airport on Monday morning. – AGENCIES

 Only one out of the 16 people on board survived the crash and is in hospital. In a meantime, Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei on Tuesday, sending a condolence message, urged the authorities to scrutinize the fatal incident and find and deal with any probable weaknesses and errors.