A 737-700 belonging to Aires of Colombia crashed on landing at San Andres Island, early Monday morning, killing one passenger. According to the Aviation Safety Network, the aircraft landed in the midst of a major storm. Photos of the aircraft show it split into three major sections but there does not appear to have been an extensive post-crash fire. San Andres Gov. Pedro Gallardo said 130 of 131 passengers and crew survived with one passenger reportedly dying of a heart attack. While the ...

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