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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 33963
Last updated: 25 September 2019
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Date:24-OCT-1942
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic b247 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 247D
Owner/operator:Avianca
Registration: C-144
C/n / msn: 1949
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:7 km from La Esperanza, Caldas -   Colombia
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
"Rodrigo de Bastidas" crashed into mountain near Nevado del Ruiz volcano.

Sources:

World Directory of Airliner Crashes/Terry Denham
El Tiempo 28 October 1942, p11


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
22-Mar-2010 13:03 TB Updated [Damage, Narrative]
23-Mar-2010 07:32 TB Updated [Cn, Narrative]
23-Mar-2010 08:53 TB Updated [Cn]
17-Nov-2013 21:07 TB Updated [Cn, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
28-Dec-2013 19:07 TB Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]

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