Accident description
Last updated: 18 December 2014
Status:Final
Date:Monday 28 January 2008
Time:23:02
Type:de Havilland Canada DHC-8-202
Operator:AIRES Colombia
Registration: HK-3997
C/n / msn: 391
First flight: 1994
Total airframe hrs:19565
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney Canada PW123D
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 37
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 41
Airplane damage: Substantial
Airplane fate: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Bogotá-Eldorado Airport (BOG) (   Colombia) show on map
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:International Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Maracaibo-La Chinita International Airport (MAR/SVMC), Venezuela
Destination airport:Bogotá-Eldorado Airport (BOG/SKBO), Colombia
Flightnumber: 053
Narrative:
Overran runway 13L at Bogotá (BOG). The left hand main gear collapsed.

CAUSA PROBABLE: "Efectuar el aterrizaje con una falla no resuelta en el motor izquierdo, lo que impidió que la aeronave lograra detenerse en la longitud de pista disponible ocasionando su excursion de la misma."
FACTOR CONTRIBUYENTE: "El no corregir los reportes de mantenimiento en forma satisfactoria y no efectuar seguimiento adecuado de las anotaciones repetitivas."

translation from Spanish:
PROBABLE CAUSE: "Carrying out a landing with an unresolved fault in the left engine, which prevented the aircraft be able to stop within the length of runway available, causing a runway excursion."
CONTRIBUTING FACTOR: "Failure to correct the maintenance reports in a satisfactory manner and failure to properly follow-up on repetitive entries."

Classification:
Runway excursion

Sources:


Photos

Add your photo of this accident or aircraft

Map
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 Maracaibo-La Chinita International Airport to Bogotá-Eldorado Airport as the crow flies is 700 km (437 miles).

languages: English Français Nederlands Deutsch Espanol

Share
Share