Statement from RORAIMA AIRWAYS:

One of our trilander aircraft this morning made an emergency landing on the East Bank in the vicinity of the Haags Bosch landfill on approach to landing at the Eugene Correia International Airport.

All five aboard the aircraft _three passengers and two crew- are alive and are receiving medical attention at the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation. None of the injuries are considered life threatening, according to initial medical evaluations.

RORAIMA AIRWAYS would like to sincerely thank the GDF for its rapid response and dispatch of the BELL 412 Helicopter to the accident site.

We would also like to thank the Guyana police force the GPHC and the Sherrif Medical ambulance services for their prompt and Efficient emergency response

The cause of the accident is unknown at this time.