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Accident
Last updated: 17 October 2017
Estado:
Fecha:miércoles 14 diciembre 1983
Hora:15:30
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic B703 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 707-373C
Operador:TAMPA Colombia
Registración: HK-2401
Numéro de série: 18707/349
Año de Construcción: 1963
Motores: 4 Pratt & Whitney JT3D-3B
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 3 / Ocupantes: 3
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 3 / Ocupantes: 3
Víctimas en Tierra:Fatalidades: 22
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:cerca Medellín-Enrique Olaya Herrera Airport (EOH) (   Colombia)
Fase: Ascenso Inicial (ICL)
Naturaleza:Ferry/Posicionado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Medellín-Enrique Olaya Herrera Airport (EOH/SKMD), Colombia
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Miami International Airport, FL (MIA/KMIA), Estados Unidos de América
Descripción:
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.

Fuentes:
» 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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