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Last updated: 21 September 2020
Fecha:viernes 12 septiembre 1980
Tipo:Douglas DC-8-33F
Operador:Aeronaves del Peru
Registración: N715UA
Numéro de série: 45386/62
Ańo de Construcción: 1960
Motores: 4 Pratt & Whitney JT4A-
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 3 / Ocupantes: 3
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 3 / Ocupantes: 3
Dańos en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:cerca Iquitos (   Perú)
Fase: Aproximación (APR)
Aeropuerto de Salida:Lima-Jorge Chávez International Airport (LIM/SPIM), Perú
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Iquitos Airport (IQT/SPQT), Perú
The DC-8-33F cargo plane crashed into the jungle near Iquitos in Peru. The aircraft was leased from Tropical Aircraft Leasing.


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

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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