Accident
Last updated: 23 October 2014
Estado:
Fecha:sábado 3 enero 1987
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic B703 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 707-379C
Operador:Varig
Registración: PP-VJK
Numéro de série: 19822/726
Año de Construcción: 1968
Motores: 4 Pratt & Whitney JT3D-3B
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 12 / Ocupantes: 12
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 38 / Ocupantes: 39
Total:Fatalidades: 50 / Ocupantes: 51
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:18 km (11.3 milles) NE of Abidjan-Felix Houphouet Boigny Airport (ABJ) (   Costa de Marfil) show on map
Fase: Aproximación (APR)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Internacional Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Abidjan-Felix Houphouet Boigny Airport (ABJ/DIAP), Costa de Marfil
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Rio de Janeiro (unknown airport), RJ, Brasil
Número de Vuelo: 797
Descripción:
The aircraft crashed into the jungle while returning to the Abidjan following problems with the no. 1 engine.

Fuentes:
» Aviation Letter 243


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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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