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Estelar Latinoamerica Plane Bursts Tires on Landing at Caracas Airport

By George Hatcher

Estelar Latinoamerica flight E4-8352 burst both right hand main tires during landing at Simon Bolivar International Airport, Venezuela, on March 19th. The incident happened when the Boeing 737-300 plane was coming from Maracaibo, Venezuela. The plane was disabled on the runway. All one hundred and thirty-five people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

RUTACA Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Venezuela

By George Hatcher

RUTACA Airlines flight 5R-310 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Barcelona, Venezuela, on February 14th. The Boeing 737-200 plane heading from Manuel Carlos Piar Guayana Airport to Simon Bolivar International Airport, Venezuela, was diverted after the crew needed to shut down one of the engines. The plane landed safely. All passengers... »

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