Iranian officials investigating Sunday's crash of an Iran Air Boeing 727 near Orumiyeh said they have recovered the aircraft's flight data recorder and are attempting to determine why the aircraft went down about 5 mi. from its destination airport, killing 77 of 104 passengers and crew aboard. The flight was en route from Tehran to Orumiyeh, located in a mountainous area in the northwest of Iran. Official state news agencies described conditions as "snowy" at the time ...

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