Narrative:Departed the left side of runway 35, about 600 meters from the approach end, impacted a ditch and came to rest in a forested area off the left side of the runway.
|Status:||Preliminary - official|
|Date:||Friday 14 January 2000|
|Type:||Lockheed C-130B Hercules|
|Operator:||Fuerza Aérea Boliviana|
|C/n / msn:|| 3559|
|First flight:|| 1960|
|Engines:|| 4 Allison T56-A-7|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 7|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 24|
|Total:||Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 31 |
|Airplane damage:|| Written off|
|Airplane fate:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Chimore Airport (Bolivia)
|Phase:|| Takeoff (TOF)|
|Departure airport:||Chimore Airport (SLCH), Bolivia|
|Destination airport:||Trinidad Airport (TDD/SLTR), Bolivia|
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 Chimore Airport to Trinidad Airport as the crow flies is 242 km (151 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.