Dominican Republic

XL Airways France Flight Returns to Punta Cana due to Landing Gear Issue

Sunday, December 17, 2017
By George Hatcher
XL Airways France Flight Returns to Punta Cana due to Landing Gear Issue

XL Airways France flight SE-55 had to return and make an emergency landing in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, on December 15th. The Airbus A330-300 plane took off for Charles de Gaulle Airport, France, but had to turn back due to an issue with the landing gear. The plane landed safely. All three hundred and... »

JetBlue Flight Returns to Dominican Republic due to Cabin Pressure Problems

Saturday, September 2, 2017
By George Hatcher
JetBlue Flight Returns to Dominican Republic due to Cabin Pressure Problems

JetBlue Airways flight B6-1468 had to return and make an emergency landing in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, on August 30th. The Airbus A321-200 plane took off for John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, but had to return shortly afterwards due to cabin pressure problems. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew... »

Aerolineas Estelar Flight Returns to Santo Domingo

Monday, December 19, 2016
By George Hatcher
Aerolineas Estelar Flight Returns to Santo Domingo

Aerolineas Estelar flight E4-8362 made an emergency landing in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, on December 16th. The Boeing 737-200 plane took off for Caracas, Venezuela, but had to turn back after the crew needed to shut down one of the engines due to a series of loud bangs. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard... »

Condor Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Dominican Republic

Tuesday, November 15, 2016
By George Hatcher
Condor Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Dominican Republic

Condor Airlines flight DE-3950 made an emergency landing in La Romana, Dominican Republic, on November 12th. The Boeing 767-300 plane was flying from Munich, Germany, when the crew needed to shut down one of the engines. The plane continued for a safe landing. All 254 people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

SBA Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Santo Domingo

Wednesday, September 21, 2016
By George Hatcher
SBA Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Santo Domingo

SBA Airlines flight R7-420 had to make an emergency landing in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, on September 20th. The plane was flying from Caracas, Venezuela, when the crew declared an emergency due to a mechanical problem. The plane landed safely. All 139 people on board remained unhurt. Download article as PDF »

Latin American Wings Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Dominican Republic

Saturday, August 27, 2016
By George Hatcher
Latin American Wings Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Dominican Republic

Latin American Wings flight H8-703 made an emergency landing in Punta Cana (Dominican Republic) on August 24th. The Boeing 737-300 plane was accelerating to take off when the one of the tires burst. The pilot continued the take off and returned for landing after burning off fuel. The plane landed safely. All 156 people... »

American Airlines Plane Continues for Safe Landing in Dominican Republic

Wednesday, March 23, 2016
By George Hatcher
American Airlines Plane Continues for Safe Landing in Dominican Republic

American Airlines flight AA-987 continued for a safe landing at Las Americas International Airport, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, on March 21. The Boeing 757-200, flying from Miami, Florida to Santo Domingo, was on approach to the runway when the crew detected a hydraulic leak. The plane landed safely. All 200 people onboard remained unharmed.... »

SBA Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Dominican Republic

Sunday, March 13, 2016
By George Hatcher
SBA Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Dominican Republic

SBA Airlines flight S3-1515 had to divert and make an emergency landing at Las Americas International Airport, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, on March 11. The Boeing 757-200, heading from Caracas, Venezuela to Miami, Florida, was mid-air when the crew needed to shut down its right hand engine, causing the plane to divert. The plane... »

Condor Airlines Flight Returns to Dominican Republic

Wednesday, March 9, 2016
By George Hatcher
Condor Airlines Flight Returns to Dominican Republic

Condor Airlines flight DE-2221 had to return and make an emergency landing in La Romana, Dominican Republic, on March 5th. The Boeing 767-300 took off for Frankfurt, Germany, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a strong odor on-board. The plane landed uneventfully. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Orenair FLight Makes Emergency Landing in Dominican Republic

Thursday, February 11, 2016
By George Hatcher

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RSS Plane Crash News

  • Man dies in glider aircraft crash in NSW
    Emergency services were called to Piper's Airfield in Eglinton near Bathurst just after 1pm on Sunday after reports a powered glider had crashed and ignited a grassfire. The 75-year-old male pilot died at the scene, police say. A male pilot has died in a glider plane crash in central NSW. Photo: 7 News.
  • Bathurst glider crash, emergency services called | Photos, pictures
    PHOTOS: Plane crash in Bathurst. Update 3.56pm. A 75-YEAR-OLD man was killed in a glider crash near Bathurst on Sunday afternoon. Emergency services were called to the Piper's Airfield at Eglinton just before 1pm following reports that a glider had crashed into a field. The wreckage was located in ...
  • Plane crash into river in illinios
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  • Military families gather in San Diego for updates on loved ones missing-in-action
    Former Marine Cpl. Ruben Valencia spoke highly of his childhood friend Navy journalist Raul Antonion Guerra, whose remains from a plane crash during the Vietnam War were recovered in June 2007. (JOHN GASTALDO). During a remembrance ceremony, the relatives held up photographs and ...
  • Two years after BSF officer died in plane crash, children still wait for pension
    NEW DELHI: Saloni, the 23-year-old daughter of Border Security Force (BSF) Sub-Inspector Ravindra Kumar, who died in a plane crash at Indira Gandhi International Airport in 2015, doesn't think that the security forces take good care of families of deceased personnel. “My father died in December 2015 ...
  • Bathurst place crash, emergency services called | Photos, pictures
    Police, fire, ambulance and rescue crews were called to Piper's Airfield in Eglinton just after 1pm on Sunday with reports a place had crashed which had then ignited a grass fire. NSW Rural Fire Service Operational Officer Brett Taylor confirmed a plane had crashed. “A powered glider was on fire when it ...
  • Noteworthy
    MLB: Although an autopsy report says retired star pitcher Roy Halladay had evidence of amphetamine, morphine and an insomnia drug in his system when he died in a small plane crash in Florida last year, it is unclear whether the drugs played a role as the NTSB hasn't identified a cause of the crash.
  • Roy Halladay's autopsy reveals he had drugs in his system during plane crash
    The autopsy of former All-Star Major League Baseball pitcher Roy Halladay was released, showing he had drugs in his system when he crashed his small plane off the coast of Florida last year. The cause of death was blunt force trauma.
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  • Skiers remember a fallen friend while hitting the slopes
    LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) - Skiers in our area took to the slopes Saturday while also remembering the life of a fellow skier. Mount La Crosse held its annual Dan Nagy Memorial ski race Saturday afternoon. Nagy was a skier who would ski at Mt. La Crosse before he died just over a decade ago […]

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