In the third fatal airline accident this month, a West Caribbean Airways MD-82 crashed in western Venezuela early Tuesday morning, killing all eight crewmembers and 152 passengers onboard. The chartered aircraft was en route to Fort de France Le Lamentin Airport in Martinique from Panama City. The Associated Press, which cited government and airline sources, reported that the crew contacted Venezuelan ATC stating they were experiencing engine problems and sought to divert to Maracaibo. The ...

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