Mechanic sucked into Boeing jet engine and killed as he tried to seize instrument

A man has died after getting sucked into a plane engine. The tragedy happened at Iran’s Chabahar Konarak airport as a mechanic attempted to retrieve a tool

The victim has been named as Abolfazl Amiri who was carrying our routine maintenance on Iran’s Varesh Airline’s Boeing 737-500.

It was the right engine which had been turned on with cover flaps open for a test run, when Abolfazl scrambled back through a safety area around it to grab a tool he’d forgotten, Bild reports.

As he returned to the engine, Abolfazl couldn’t defy the engine’s pull which fatally sucked him in before erupting into a horror blaze.

Varesh Airline
Varesh Airline fly domestically across Iran

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