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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 61960
Last updated: 17 June 2019
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Date:24-JUL-1938
Time:c. 12:30 LT
Type:Curtiss Hawk II
Owner/operator:Fuerza Aérea Colombiana
Registration: 820
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:68
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Campo de Marte, Bogotá -   Colombia
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Demo/Airshow/Display
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed into group of spectators during aerobatics. Pilot Cap César Abadía (29) died from injuries 26 July 1938 *. 69 killed and 139 injured **.

Sources:

El Tiempo 25 July 1938, p1+2+18+19 *
Scramble
http://www.santafe.gov.ar/hemerotecadigital/diario/18566/?page=2 **
El Tiempo 23 July 1978, p16A


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-May-2009 12:58 XLerate Added
20-Jun-2014 15:17 TB Updated [Date, Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]
23-Apr-2015 17:51 TB Updated [Registration, Source]
19-Aug-2016 17:26 TB Updated [Operator]
25-Aug-2016 13:39 TB Updated [Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
20-Apr-2017 19:58 TB Updated [Source]

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