03 mai 2018

50-year-old National Guard plane was on final flight before crash


May 3 (UPI) -- The Puerto Rico Air National Guard plane that crashed in eastern Georgia, killing all 9 aboard, was headed to Arizona on its final flight before decommissioning, authorities said. The cargo plane, part of the Puerto Rico Guard's 156th Airlift Wing, went down shortly after takeoff from Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport. "To our knowledge there are no survivors ," Effingham County, Ga., Sheriff spokeswoman Gena Bilbo said. Maj. Paul Dahlen, a Puerto Rico Air National Guard [...]