ANAHUAC, Texas –
Researchers found human remains after Boeing 767 went to Triniti Bay in Chambers County
"Our thoughts and prayers with the crew, their families and friends, along with the entire team at Atlas Air during this terrible tragedy. We value those who have the first response that worked urgently to provide support."
Atlas Air also sent the following statement in response to an accident:
This confirms that the cargo aircraft Atlas Air 767 N 3591 operating from Miami in X'Juston is involved in the crash this afternoon. We understand that the plane went near the city of Anahaak Texas, in the Gulf of Trinity. We can confirm that there were three people aboard the aircraft. These people and their families are our top priority at this time. Atlas Air fully cooperates with FAA and NTSB. We will update when additional information is available.
The preliminary report claimed that two engines of the Boeing 767 cargo jet crashed shortly before 1
A witness captures minutes before the Boeing 767 crashes into the Trinity bay
During a Saturday afternoon press conference, Chambers County Sheriff Brian Hawthorne stated that they were the first to receive 911 messages from witnesses
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The Federal Aviation Administration issued a warning (ALNOT) of the Airborne Atlas Atlas 3591 after the loss of radar and radio communications with Boeing 767 approximately 30 miles south-east of the X Junction Intercontinental Airport George Bush The plane flew from Miami to X'stone.
"The first thing I saw when I got it is just floating rubbish," said Hotron.
Hawthorne believed that they would look for scenes for several weeks, as the area where the plane landed is best known for hunting ducks.
"The problem is that everything in this recovery process will be that water runs from 5 foot depth to zero, and that a 0 foot depth is nothing but a mud bog," said Hawthorn.
Sheriff Hawthorne says the DPS team is diving in search of search
Coast Guard also joined the search to find the three members that were on board at that time.
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