Accident Junkers F13 202, 21 May 1933
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 27715
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Type:Junkers F13
Owner/operator:Patrulla de Fronteras (PF)
Registration: 202
MSN: 543
Fatalities:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Río Putumayo, Caucayá -   Colombia
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Caucayá
Destination airport:Puerto Boy
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Floatplane on observation flight hit large tree and crashed into river after engine failure and subsequent emergency landing. Pilot M. Hänichen (41), mechanic Erich Rettich, Heriberto Gil Martínez and two colombian mechanics killed.

El Tiempo 24 May 1933, p1+13/25 May 1933, p1+p12

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

28 Jan 1929 A18 COSADA 0 Bucaramanga, Santander unk

Revision history:

27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
26-Mar-2010 12:54 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Other fatalities, Damage, Narrative]
27-Oct-2010 12:03 TB Updated [Date, Source, Narrative]
27-Oct-2010 12:33 TB Updated [Narrative]
19-Nov-2013 20:50 TB Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]
23-Dec-2013 16:08 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Nature, Source, Narrative]
28-Dec-2013 15:55 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
28-Apr-2014 15:35 TB Updated [Time, Phase, Source, Narrative]

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