All 176 on board were killed Wednesday when a Boeing 737-800 crashed minutes after taking off from an Iranian airport.
Included were 63 Canadians, 82 Iranians, 11 Ukrainians, 10 Swedes, four Afghans, three Germans and three British nationals.
The plane was headed to Kyiv, Ukraine’s capital.
Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister Francois-Philippe Champagne said he contacted Ukraine officials Wednesday.
“Tragic news regarding Ukraine International Airlines Flight 752,” Champagne tweeted. “Our hearts are with the loved ones of the victims, including many Canadians. I have been in touch with the government of Ukraine. We will continue to keep Canadians informed