RED Air McDonnell Douglas MD-82 exits runway and catches fire upon landing Miami Airport

On 21 June, a RED Air McDonnell Douglas MD-82 (registered HI1064) operated flight L5203 between Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic and Miami, United States. Upon landing at Miami, however, the aircraft suffered a landing gear collapse, exited the runway and caught fire.

Passengers and crew safely evacuated the aircraft using the emergency slides, emergency services rushed to the accident to extinguish the fire and to assist the passengers and crew members.

Three passengers with minor injuries were brought to hospital.

RED Air is a charter airline based in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

Following footage appeared on social media:

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