Plane search and rescue operation off coast of Grenada

Regrettably, the aircraft subsequently crashed approximately 14 miles off the coast of Grenada. This turn of events prompted the activation of the Grenada Airport Authority Emergency Response Plan and consequently, an immediate response from the Coast Guard and the Grenada Ports Authority, resulting in the successful rescue of the 2 occupants.

Prime Minister and Minister for National Security, Hon. Dickon Mitchell, commended all parties for their quick action, which resulted in the successful rescue of the persons on board by the Grenada Coast Guard. In particular, he expressed thanks to the following responding agencies which assisted in the search:

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