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Last updated: 22 October 2016
Fecha:martes 30 septiembre 1975
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic B721 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 727-24C
Registración: HK-1272
Numéro de série: 19525/439
Año de Construcción: 1967-07-20 (8 years 2 months)
Motores: 3 Pratt & Whitney JT8D-7
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 4 / Ocupantes: 4
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 4 / Ocupantes: 4
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Barranquilla Airport (BAQ) (   Colombia)
Fase: Aproximación (APR)
Aeropuerto de Salida:Bogotá-Eldorado Airport (BOG/SKBO), Colombia
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Barranquilla-Soledad Airport (BAQ/SKBQ), Colombia
Bad visibility forced the crew to abandon their first approach to Barranquilla. The aircraft crashed on the second attempt after striking trees 1000 m short of runway 04. The aircraft broke apart and skidded before coming to rest 300 m short of the runway threshold.

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Distance from Bogotá-Eldorado Airport to Barranquilla-Soledad Airport as the crow flies is 688 km (430 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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