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PAWA Dominicana Airlines Flight Returns to Puerto Rico after Engine Failure

By George Hatcher

PAWA Dominicana Airlines flight 7N-750 had to return and make an emergency landing in San Juan, Puerto Rico, on December 9th. The plane took off for Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, but had to return shortly afterwards due to failure of left engine. The plane landed safely. There were 112 people aboard at the time;... »

American Airlines Plane Continues for Safe Landing in Dominican Republic

By George Hatcher

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

By George Hatcher

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... »

Hot Landing at Shannon No AF447 or MH370, Kudos to Crew

By George Hatcher

Seventy minutes after a mayday when a cargo of vegetables (peppers and flowers) set off a smoke alarm, Air France flight AF-733 made an emergency landing at Shannon Airport today at 9.55am. The flight was en route from Santo Domingo to Paris with 142 passengers and 14 crew when they diverted. Emergency services, Shannon... »

American Business Plane Missing in Dominican Republic

By George Hatcher

A twin-engine Hawker Siddeley 125-600A, flying from Santo Domingo to Punto Cana in Dominican Republic, went missing shortly after taking off from Las Americas airport on September 10. According to the Special Airport Security Agency, only pilot and the co-pilot were aboard the plane when it lost communication with the control tower. Civil Aviation... »

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August 2018
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  • Aerolineas Argentinas Flight Returns to Buenos Aires After Bird Strike https://t.co/5aoFWkOTOy
    about 1 hour ago
  • EAT Leipzig Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Hydraulic Problem https://t.co/cHRXn5p80T
    about 1 hour ago
  • Air India Flight Makes Safe Landing with Cracked Windshield https://t.co/sdlceJCHMZ
    about 1 hour ago
  • DHL Flight Makes Emergency Landing After Loss of Cabin Pressure https://t.co/Qz4Oenfh95
    about 2 hours ago
  • Experts: Stolen plane incident a blueprint for terrorists, 'wake-up call' for airlines https://t.co/piP6gjqs4f via @KING5Seattle
    about 15 hours ago