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Last updated: 20 September 2020
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Datum:Freitag 12 September 1980
Flugzeugtyp:Douglas DC-8-33F
Fluggesellschaft:Aeronaves del Peru
Kennzeichen: N715UA
Werknummer: 45386/62
Baujahr: 1960
Triebwerk: 4 Pratt & Whitney JT4A-
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 3 / Insassen: 3
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 3 / Insassen: 3
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:nahe Iquitos (   Peru)
Flugphase: Annäherung (APR)
Betriebsart:Frachtflug
Flug von:Lima-Jorge Chávez International Airport (LIM/SPIM), Peru
Flug nach:Iquitos Airport (IQT/SPQT), Peru
Unfallbericht:
The DC-8-33F cargo plane crashed into the jungle near Iquitos in Peru. The aircraft was leased from Tropical Aircraft Leasing.



Fotos

photo of DC-8-33F-N715UA
accident date: 12-09-1980
type: McDonnell Douglas DC-8-33F
registration: N715UA
 

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 Lima-Jorge Chávez International Airport to Iquitos Airport as the crow flies is 1003 km (627 miles).
Accident location: Global; accuracy within tens or hundreds of kilometers.

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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