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Last updated: 26 October 2016
Fecha:sábado 15 febrero 1947
Hora:ca 14:00
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DC4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DC-4
Registración: C-114
Numéro de série: 10439
Año de Construcción: 1944
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 4 / Ocupantes: 4
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 49 / Ocupantes: 49
Total:Fatalidades: 53 / Ocupantes: 53
Daños en la Aeronave: Destruido
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:30 km (18.8 milles) NW of Bogotá (   Colombia)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Doméstico Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Barranquilla-Ernesto Cortissoz Airport (BAQ/SKBQ), Colombia
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Bogotá-Techo Airport, Colombia
Crashed into 10500 feet high Mount Tablazo, 30 km NW of Bogota. The mountain was obscured by fog at the time of the accident.



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Distance from Barranquilla-Ernesto Cortissoz Airport to Bogotá-Techo Airport as the crow flies is 696 km (435 miles).

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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