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Jamaica Crash Landing Caused by Pilot Error

The investigation of a Jamaican plane crash that occurred almost five years ago has cited a botched landing coupled with pilot fatigue as being the cause of the incident which seriously injured fourteen passengers. On Dec. 22, 2009, an American Airlines Boeing 737-829 overshot a rain-soaked landing strip at Norman Manley International Airport in Kingston, Jamaica, and split into segments. …

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Jamaica Crash Landing: Final Report Released

It’s been more than five years since an American Airlines jet flying in from Miami made a crash landing at a Jamaican airport, and investigators are just now coming up with a possible explanation for the crash. While an investigation began immediately after the plane crash, it took years for the investigators to come up with a theory as to …

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