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Datum:Donnerstag 12 Februar 1970
Zeit:ca 07:38
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47-DL (DC-3)
Fluggesellschaft:Lineas Aéreas La Urraca
Kennzeichen: HK-1270
Werknummer: 4544
Baujahr: 1942
Triebwerk: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 4 / Insassen: 4
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 10 / Insassen: 10
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 14 / Insassen: 14
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:nahe Puerto López (   Kolumbien)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Betriebsart:Inländischer planmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Villavicencio-La Vanguardia Airport (VVC/SKVV), Kolumbien
Flug nach:Inírida-César Gaviria Trujillo Airport (PDA/SKPD), Kolumbien
Unfallbericht:
A Douglas C-47 passenger plane, operated by the Colombian airline La Urraca, was destroyed when it crashed near Puerto López, Colombia. Of the fourteen occupants, one survived. The survivor, a 22 year old male passenger died of his injuries on February 15.
The airplane had departed Villavicencio-La Vanguardia Airport (VVC) at 06:20, bound for Puerto Inírida (PDA). Some 55 minutes into the flight, the no. 1 engine oversped. The crew reported they were turning back to Villavicencio. The airplane crashed 23 minutes later.

Informationsquelle:
» El Tiempo - 13 Feb 1970
» El Tiempo - 16 Feb 1970


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Distance from Villavicencio-La Vanguardia Airport to Inírida-César Gaviria Trujillo Airport as the crow flies is 631 km (394 miles).
Accident location: Global; accuracy within tens or hundreds of kilometers.

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