Accident description
Last updated: 28 August 2014
Status:
Date:Saturday 28 May 1994
Time:07:38
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-53D-DO (DC-3)
Operator:Transoriente Colombia
Registration: HK-2213
C/n / msn: 11752
First flight: 1943
Crew:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Passengers:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 26
Total:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 29
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:near Villavicencio (   Colombia)
Phase: Initial climb (ICL)
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Villavicencio-La Vanguardia Airport (VVC/SKVV), Colombia
Destination airport:La Primavera Airport (LPE), Colombia
Narrative:
Both engines failed about 2 minutes after take-off. The aircraft crashed while trying to make a forced landing.


Sources:
» ElTiempo.com - May 28, 1994
» Air International July 1994, p.7
» Scramble 182


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HK-2213 later moved to Transoriente Colombia
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This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkĺs 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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