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Aeropostal Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Venezuela

Wednesday, March 1, 2017
By George Hatcher
Aeropostal Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Venezuela

Aeropostal Airlines flight VH-150 made an emergency landing in Barquisimeto, Venezuela, on February 27th. The plane flying from Caracas, Venezuela, was on approach to Barquisimeto when the crew received an engine fire indication. The plane continued for a safe landing. The passengers were evacuated via slides. No injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

Aeropostal Alas de Venezuela Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Caracas

Wednesday, February 15, 2017
By George Hatcher
Aeropostal Alas de Venezuela Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Caracas

Aeropostal Alas de Venezuela flight VH-302 had to return and make an emergency landing in Caracas, Venezuela, on February 12th. The plane took off for Porlamar, Venezuela, but had to return shortly afterwards after one of the engines emitted flames and a loud bang. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members... »

Aeropostal Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Hydraulic Leak

Wednesday, July 27, 2016
By George Hatcher
Aeropostal Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Hydraulic Leak

Aeropostal flight VH-206 made an emergency landing in Valencia, Venezuela, on July 25th. The plane was flying from Porlamar, Venezuela, when the crew reported a hydraulic leak and declared an emergency. The plane landed uneventfully. No Injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

Venezuelan Plane Rejects Take off

Monday, October 10, 2011
By George Hatcher
Venezuelan Plane Rejects Take off

Pictured: Plane similar to YV445T which was involved in the incident Click to view full size photo at Airliners.net Contact photographer José de Jesús González – SVZM Spotters What: Aeropostal McDonnel Douglas MD-82 en route from Valencia to Porlama Where: Valencia Venezuela When: Oct 8th 2011 Why: On takeoff from Valencia, an engine failed.... »

Hard Landing Jars Douglas Jet Engines

Monday, September 26, 2011
By George Hatcher
Hard Landing Jars Douglas Jet Engines

What: Aeropostal Douglas DC-9-50 en route from Caracas to Puerto Ordaz Where: Puerto Ordaz, Venezuela When: Sep 26th 2011 Who: 125 passengers and 5 crew Why: On making a hard landing in Puerto Ordaz, the engine supports were jarred and cracked, severely damaging the plane. No injuries occurred. Passengers disembarked and were ported to... »

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