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Friday, May 18, 2018

Plane Accident in Havana (+Photos)

Havana, Cuba, May 18.- A plane accident occurred this morning in the Cuban capital when a BOEING 737 rented to a Mexican airline by Cubana de Aviacion, the local airline, crashed shortly after taking off from Havana´s Jose Marti International Airport.

According to Radio Habana Cuba, the flight was on its route to the Cuban eastern province of Holguin with 104 people on board.

Social media photos show black smoke columns rising form the accident place.

The leading local authorities are already in the accident place in a quick response to the unfortunate event. (ACN)