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Iran. Recording of the last moments of the helicopter flight with President Ebrahim Raisi

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Iranian television showed a recording of – as reported – the last moments of the helicopter flight with the country's president, Ebrahim Raisi. The helicopter crashed while crossing mountainous terrain in thick fog near the border with Azerbaijan.

On Sunday afternoon a helicopter with Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi on board crashed. According to local media, Raisi was heading to the city of Tabriz, in northwestern Iran, after returning from neighboring Iran Azerbaijan.

A frame from a recording showing the last moments of a helicopter flight with the President of Iran on boardReuters

Helicopter crash with the president of Iran. Recording

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On Sunday, Iranian television published a recording lasting about 10 seconds, which purports to show the last moments of the helicopter's flight before the crash. They show the country's president and his team flying over a dam in the north-east of Iran.

Ebrahim RaisiKIM LUDBROOK/EPA/PAP

The helicopter from inside which the recording was made was part of a convoy with a total of three helicopters. In addition to the president, Iran's Foreign Minister Hossein Amirabdollahian and other officials were on board. The two remaining machines landed safely.

The wreck of the presidential helicopter was located on Monday morning. Probably no one survived. “There is no sign of life” around the wreck, Iranian state news agencies reported. However, the president's death has not been officially confirmed yet.

Main photo source: Reuters



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