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Last updated: 22 October 2017
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Datum:Mittwoch 14 Dezember 1983
Zeit:15:30
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic B703 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 707-373C
Fluggesellschaft:TAMPA Colombia
Kennzeichen: HK-2401
Werknummer: 18707/349
Baujahr: 1963
Triebwerk: 4 Pratt & Whitney JT3D-3B
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 3 / Insassen: 3
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 3 / Insassen: 3
Opfer am Boden:Todesopfer: 22
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:nahe Medellín-Enrique Olaya Herrera Airport (EOH) (   Kolumbien)
Flugphase: Anfangssteigflug (ICL)
Betriebsart:Leerflug
Flug von:Medellín-Enrique Olaya Herrera Airport (EOH/SKMD), Kolumbien
Flug nach:Miami International Airport, FL (MIA/KMIA), USA
Unfallbericht:
In the morning of December 14, 1983, the TAMPA Boeing 707 freighter departed Medellin on a cargo flight to Miami (MIA). During departure the no. 4 engine suffered FOD damage. The flight returned to Medellin. It was decided to ferry the aircraft to Miami for repairs. That afternoon the airplane took off again with the no. 4 engine operating at idle power. During takeoff the no. 3 engine failed. The 707 banked steeply, struck powerlines and crashed into some factories.

Informationsquelle:
» ICAO Adrep Summary 2/88 (#19)


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Distance from Medellín-Enrique Olaya Herrera Airport to Miami International Airport, FL as the crow flies is 2222 km (1389 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

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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