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Accident description
Last updated: 29 March 2015
Date:Wednesday 18 February 2009
Time:ca 08:00
Type:Basler BT-67 Turbo 67 (DC-3T)
Operator:Fuerza Aérea Colombiana
Registration: FAC-1670
C/n / msn: 19125
First flight: 1943
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-67R
Crew:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:8 km (5 mls) from Palanquero-German Olano Air Base (PQE) (   Colombia)
Phase: Unknown (UNK)
Departure airport:Palanquero-German Olano AB (PQE/SKPQ), Colombia
Destination airport:Palanquero-German Olano AB (PQE/SKPQ), Colombia
The Douglas DC-3C Basler turbo-conversion aircraft was on a training flight out of Palanquero-German Olano AB (PQE). The airplane crashed in the vicinity of the air base.

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Distance from Palanquero-German Olano AB to Palanquero-German Olano AB as the crow flies is 0 km (0 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.
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