Descripción del Accidente ASN 15 FEB 1970 McDonnell Douglas DC-9-32 HI-177 - Santo Domingo-Las Américas International Airport (SDQ)
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Fecha:domingo 15 febrero 1970
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DC93 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas DC-9-32
Operador:Dominicana de Aviacion
Registración: HI-177
Numéro de série: 47500/546
Año de Construcción: 1969
Horas Totales de la Célula:354
Motores: 2 Pratt & Whitney JT8D-7
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 5 / Ocupantes: 5
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 97 / Ocupantes: 97
Total:Fatalidades: 102 / Ocupantes: 102
Daños en la Aeronave: Destruido
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:3 km (1.9 milles) de la costa de Santo Domingo-Las Américas International Airport (SDQ) (   República Dominicana)
Fase: Ascenso Inicial (ICL)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Internacional Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Santo Domingo-Las Américas International Airport (SDQ/MDSD), República Dominicana
Aeropuerto de Llegada:San Juan-Isla Verde International Airport (SJU/TJSJ), Puerto Rico
Número de Vuelo:DO603
About two minutes after takeoff one of the two engines lost power. The crew tried to return by initiating a right turn, but the aircraft descended rapidly until impacting the sea.
Among those killed were the the coach and eleven players of Puerto Rico's women's national volleyball team,[

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Distance from Santo Domingo-Las Américas International Airport to San Juan-Isla Verde International Airport as the crow flies is 385 km (240 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

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