As part of Operation Armadillo, last week members of the Honduran military began the destruction of six clandestine airstrips. Explosive experts from the Battalion of Engineers (Batallón de Ingenieros) and members of the Naval Armed Forces are gutting elusive landing areas suspected of being used by narcotraffickers. The first strip destroyed with dynamite was located […]
The Honduran public ministry granted freedom to the two American citizens who were piloting a small plane, and subsequently arrested on Friday, April 19, 2013, on Utila, in the Bay Islands of Honduras.
Utila, Honduras This afternoon’s SOSA flight was interrupted by the presence of a cow crossing the Utila airport runway while the aircraft began to take off. The pilot attempted to avoid the animal, but the cow was killed, and the landing gear torn from the plane. All 15 passengers aboard were shook up, but no […]