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Last updated: 1 December 2020
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Fecha:lunes 16 agosto 1976
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic B720 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 720-047B
Operador:Avianca
Registración: HK-723
Numéro de série: 18061/197
Año de Construcción: 1961-03-23 (15 years 5 months)
Motores: 4 Pratt & Whitney JT3D-3B
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes:
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes:
Total:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 127
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Mexico City-Juarez International Airport (MEX) (   México)
Fase: Aterrizaje (LDG)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Internacional Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Bogotá-Eldorado Airport (BOG/SKBO), Colombia
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Mexico City-Benito Juárez International Airport (MEX/MMMX), México
Descripción:
The aircraft lifted off again when passing through a rain squall on landing, stalled and dropped onto the nosegear.

Fuentes:
» El Tiempo 18 Aug. 1976


Fotos

photo of Boeing-720-047B-HK-723
accident date: 16-08-1976
type: Boeing 720-047B
registration: HK-723
photo of Boeing-720-047B-HK-723
accident date: 16-08-1976
type: Boeing 720-047B
registration: HK-723
 

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 Bogotá-Eldorado Airport to Mexico City-Benito Juárez International Airport as the crow flies is 3143 km (1964 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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Boeing 720

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