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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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August 2018
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  • 3 dead after plane crash near Fort Simpson, N.W.T., 2 survivors treated | CBC News https://t.co/aHwG7PekUQ
    about 15 hours ago
  • Solaseed Air Flight Suffers Lightning Strike in Japan https://t.co/FYu0K2QtmC
    about 17 hours ago
  • Nordwind Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Antalya https://t.co/A3SYvQ7lro
    about 17 hours ago
  • VivaAeroBus Flight Returns to Mexico City due to Landing Gear Issue https://t.co/tOus7TdZ5v
    about 17 hours ago
  • Qantas Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Canberra https://t.co/zEe4oSHIKd
    about 17 hours ago