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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 164158
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Date:22-FEB-1968
Time:c. 08:50 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic DHC2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver
Owner/operator:Aerotaxi Servicios Aéreos
Registration: HK-559
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Ocana, Norte de Santander -   Colombia
Phase: En route
Nature:Domestic Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Curumani (06:49)
Destination airport:Cúcuta
Narrative:
Crashed into mountain side 3 minutes from Ocana after decleared emergency. Picture of wreckage shows clear "HK-559" on tail and wing.

Sources:

El Tiempo 23 February 1968, p1+23 /24 February 1968, p1+22


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Feb-2014 17:03 TB Added
26-Feb-2014 16:26 TB Updated [Narrative]
08-Dec-2016 19:37 TB Updated [Narrative]

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