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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 169375
Last updated: 26 April 2019
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Date:14-MAY-1976
Time:15:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-54G-5-DO (DC-4)
Owner/operator:Fuerza Aérea Colombiana
Registration: FAC698
C/n / msn: 36014
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 53
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Bogotá-El Dorado (BOG) -   Colombia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Hydraulic failure on approach to Medellin. Diverted to Bogota and made emergency landing after circling one hour. Suffered structural damages after running through ditch and possibly not repaired. 18 occupants injured.

Sources:

El Tiempo 15 May 1976, p1+9A


Revision history:

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30-Aug-2014 17:11 TB Added

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