AMERICAS: US cargo pilot detained in Dominican Republic

A US pilot has been detained in the Dominican Republic after authorities found over 136 kilograms of cocaine hidden in the aircraft, operated by US-based Air Cargo Carriers (ACC). Dominican authorities have also detained 18 military and government officials in the case. ACC says it’s cooperating with American and Dominican authorities.


A US pilot has been detained in the Dominican Republic after authorities found over 136 kilograms of cocaine hidden in the aircraft, operated by US-based Air Cargo Carriers (ACC). Dominican authorities have also detained 18 military and government officials in the case. ACC says it’s cooperating with American and Dominican authorities.