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Airliner with 110 aboard crashes in Cuba, 3 said to survive

Airliner with 110 aboard crashes in Cuba, 3 said to surviveHAVANA (AP) — A 39-year-old airliner with 110 people aboard crashed and burned in a cassava field just after taking off from the Havana airport Friday, leaving three survivors in Cuba's worst aviation disaster in three decades, officials said.



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Cuba plane crash: Airliner with 110 aboard crashes, burns in field

Cuba plane crash: Airliner with 110 aboard crashes, burns in fieldA 39-year-old airliner with 110 people aboard crashed just after taking off from the Havana airport Friday, leaving three survivors.



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China’s First Civilian Airliner — And Industry Ambitions — Take Maiden Flight

China’s First Civilian Airliner — And Industry Ambitions — Take Maiden FlightChinese aviation, prepare for take-off.



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Boeing airliner catches fire in Peru, no serious injuries reported

Boeing airliner catches fire in Peru, no serious injuries reportedA Boeing jet operated by Peruvian Airlines caught fire on Tuesday while landing at an airport near the Andean town of Jauja in central Peru after it swerved on the runway, but there were no serious injuries, a government minister said. Peruvian Airlines said in a statement that the Boeing 737-300 jet drove off the runway for unspecified reasons during the scheduled landing, after swerving to the right. Authorities are investigating the incident, which occurred about 4:30 p.m., involving the Boeing 737-300 jet at the high-altitude airport in an agricultural valley some 265 kilometers from Lima, the capital.



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