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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 28179
Last updated: 19 August 2017
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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:Medellín -   Colombia
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:Medellín/Olaya Herrera (09:47)
Destination airport:Bogotá
Crashed into industrial area during attempt to return after engine failure one minute after take-off. One on the ground killed.


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]
06-Dec-2016 17:49 TB Updated [Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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