Narrative:Crashed into a mountain in heavy rain.
|Date:||Sunday 5 November 1989|
|Type:||Handley Page HPR-7 Herald 401|
|C/n / msn:|| 180|
|First flight:|| 1964|
|Engines:|| 2 Rolls Royce 532-9 Dart|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3|
|Total:||Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6 |
|Airplane damage:|| Written off|
|Airplane fate:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||near Roncesvalles, Tolima (Colombia)
|Phase:|| En route (ENR)|
|Departure airport:||Bogotá-Eldorado Airport (BOG/SKBO), Colombia|
|Destination airport:||Cali Airport (CLO/SKCL), Colombia|
» Flight International 17-23.01.1990
» Scramble Vol.11, nr.07
» El Tiempo - 7 Nov 1989
This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not
display the exact flight path.
Distance from Bogotá-Eldorado Airport to Cali Airport as the crow flies is 278 km (174 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.