Tag archive for ‘Bolivia’
Courtesy El Colombiano.
By nsnbc On Wednesday, December 28th, 2016

Series of Human Errors Caused Fatal Crash of LaMia BAE 146 Avro RJ85 Jet in Colombia: Investigators

nsnbc : Colombia’s Civil Aeronautics Agency wrapped up its investigation into the crash of the LaMia BAE 146 Avro RJ85 charter jet that cost the lives of 71 people in November and concluded that the crash of More...

LaMia Avro RJ85 registered P4-LOR at Glasgow Airport, UK. This aircraft was registered as CP-2933 in January 2015 and crashed in the LaMia Airlines Flight 2933 accident in November 2016. Courtesy Graham, CC-BY-SA-2.0
By nsnbc On Thursday, December 8th, 2016

Bolivia Detained LaMia CEO – Airline Grounded After Fatal Crash in Colombia

nsnbc : Bolivian authorities detained Gustavo Vargas and two other employees of the Bolivia-based Lamia airline. All three were taken to a prosecutor’s office in Santa Cruz for questioning. The airline has More...

By Christof Lehmann On Friday, December 2nd, 2016

Colombia’s CAA Confirms: Crashed Lamia BAe Avro RJ85 Didn’t Have Mandatory Fuel Reserves

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : Colombia’s Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) officially confirmed that the Bolivian BAe Avro RJ85 operated by Lamia, that crashed near Medellin, didn’t have mandatory fuel reserves More...

Courtesy El Colombiano.
By Christof Lehmann On Thursday, December 1st, 2016

Confirmed: Charter Plane That Crashed in Colombia Ran Out of Fuel

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : The flight crew of the Bolivarian British Aerospace Avro RJ85 that crashed 13 miles from the airport of Medellin, Colombia, had declared a fuel emergency before the plane crashed. The More...

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By nsnbc On Tuesday, June 7th, 2016

International Conference in Bolivia Aims at Mitigating Impact of Falling Oil Prices

nsnbc : Guillermo Acha, the president of the state-owned oil and gas company Yacimientos Petroliferos Fiscales Bolivianos (YPFB),  convened an international conference for next month to discuss the continuing More...

Aya-what-sca? Howard G Charing, CC BY-NC
By nsnbc On Sunday, January 24th, 2016

Ayahuasca: the shamanic brew that produces out-of-body experiences

Andrew Dawson (TC) : Ayahuasca, known by various names by different indigenous groups in South America, is a generic term commonly associated with preparations of the mildly psychoactive vine Banisteriopsis caapi. More...

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By nsnbc On Thursday, November 6th, 2014

Simon Bolivar’s “Letter from Jamaica” Uncovered in Ecuador, Venezuela’s Maduro Says

Z.C. Dutka (VA) : The original “Letter from Jamaica,” written by independence leader Simon Bolivar in 1815, has been discovered in Ecuador, announced Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro on Tuesday The letter, More...

Photo: Prensa Latina
By nsnbc On Wednesday, January 1st, 2014

Morales to assume G77+China Presidency in New York on 7 January

nsnbc ,- Bolivia’s President, Evo Morales, has announced that he will be travelling to New York on 7 January, where he will assume the presidency of the G77+China.  Photo: Prensa Latina The Cuban news agency More...

Bolivian President Evo Morales. Photo courtesy of Prensa Latina
By nsnbc On Thursday, July 25th, 2013

Morales accepts Apology for Plane Incident in Europe

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc),- On Wednesday, the Bolivian President Evo Morales, accepted the apology from the four European countries which denied the presidential plane the use of their air-space in violation of international More...