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Last updated: 27 January 2022
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Fecha:martes 2 mayo 1950
Hora:ca 14:30
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47-DL (DC-3)
Operador:Avianca
Registración: HK-120
Numéro de série: 4314
Año de Construcción: 1942
Motores: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 3 / Ocupantes: 3
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 12 / Ocupantes: 12
Total:Fatalidades: 15 / Ocupantes: 15
Daños en la Aeronave: Destruido
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:3,3 km (2.1 milles) de Simiatug (   Ecuador)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Internacional Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Quito-Mariscal Sucre Airport (UIO/SEQU), Ecuador
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Guayaquil-Simon Bolivar Airport (GYE/SEGU), Ecuador
Descripción:
Crashed in mountainous terrain just north of Chimborazo Mountain. The wreckage was located on May 4, 1950.

Fuentes:
» El Tiempo 3 May 1950, p1+11/4 May 1950, p1+11/5 May, p1+17


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Distance from Quito-Mariscal Sucre Airport to Guayaquil-Simon Bolivar Airport as the crow flies is 271 km (170 miles).
Accident location: Global; accuracy within tens or hundreds of kilometers.

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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Douglas DC-3

  • ca 13.000 built
  • 2835th loss
  • 978th accidente fatal
  • 182nd worst accident (a la hora)
  • 361st worst accident (actualmente)
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  • 3rd worst accident (a la hora)
  • 22nd worst accident (actualmente)
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