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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 164916
Last updated: 7 May 2019
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Date:21-JAN-1970
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic L188 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed L-188A Electra
Owner/operator:SAM Colombia
Registration: HK-555
C/n / msn: 1029
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 43
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Bogotá-Eldorado (BOG) -   Colombia
Phase: Taxi
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Bogotá-Eldorado (BOG)
Destination airport:San Andrés
Narrative:
Collided with tractor generator while taxiing for take-off. One engine separated and caused serious damages of fuselage. Rebuilt to cargo configuration.

Sources:

El Tiempo 22 January 1970, p3


Images:

Photo of HK-555 courtesy AirHistory.net


Miami - International (KMIA / MIA)
February 1974; (c) Bob Garrard

Revision history:

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25-Mar-2014 14:47 TB Added

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