first_img Sharing is caring! 1181 Views ? one comment Tweet Share LifestyleLocalNewsRegionalTravel Dominican plane runs off airstrip in Barbuda by: Antigua Observer – August 17, 2015center_img Share Share Photo credit: Antigua ObserverFive people aboard a small aircraft escaped injury after it encountered difficulty on landing in Barbuda.Humming Bird Air, which is based in Dominica, ran off the runway on Monday 17 August 2015, in the sister isle after the landing gear apparently failed.Eyewitnesses say fire officials responded promptly but passengers walked off the aircraft unscathed.The airline is owned by Dominican Businessman, Sam Raphael.last_img read more