the information presented here is preliminary and may change rapidly.
Red Air flight L5203, a McDonnell Douglas MD-82, HI1064, suffered a gear collapse and runway excursion during landing on runway 09 at Miami International Airport, FL.
A fire erupted in the right-hand wing but all on board managed to evacuate the aircraft.
METAR Weather report:
20:53 UTC / 16:53 local time:
KMIA 212053Z COR 05010G18KT 10SM FEW030 BKN250 30/19 A3008 RMK AO2 SLP187 CB DSNT SE AND SW MOV S T03000194 $
21:53 UTC / 17:53 local time:
KMIA 212153Z 05009G16KT 10SM FEW030 FEW045 BKN250 30/16 A3008 RMK AO2 SLP187 T03000161 $
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|18 December 1990||N16545||American Airlines||delivered|
|12 August 2014||N16545||American Airlines||withdrawn from use|
|28 May 2015||N16545||Aerothrust Holdings||registered|
|7 Sep 2017||YV3367||LASER||delivered|
|15 February 2021||HI1064||Red Air||delivered|
Distance from Santo Domingo-Las Américas José Francisco Peña Gómez Int’l Airport to Miami International Airport, FL as the crow flies is 1358 km (849 miles).
Accident location: Exact; deduced from official accident report.
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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