ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 28179
Last updated: 5 December 2016
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Time:ca 09:50 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA31 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-31 Navajo
Owner/operator:Instituto Geográfico Agustín Codazzi
Registration: HK-1388-G
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:1
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:José María Córdova International Airport, Rionegro, Medellín -   Colombia
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:José María Córdova International Airport (MDE/SKRG) Medellín
Destination airport:El Dorado International Airport (BOG/SKBO) Bogotá
Destroyed 3 October 1972 when crashed into an industrial area during attempt to return to José María Córdova International Airport, Rionegro, Medellín, Columbia, after engine failure shortly after take-off. All three persons on board and one person on the ground were killed.

1. El Tiempo 26 November 1972, p6A

Revision history:

27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
25-Feb-2014 20:15 TB Updated [Time, Operator, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
26-Apr-2015 23:22 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
Number of views: 1053

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description