ASN logo
Last updated: 16 September 2021
Status:
Datum:maandag 24 juni 1935
Tijd:14:51
Type:Silhouette image of generic TRIM model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Ford 5-AT-B Tri-Motor
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Servicio Aéreo Colombiano - SACO
Registratie: F-31
Constructienummer: 5-AT-006
Bouwjaar: 1928-11-22 (6 years 7 months)
Motoren: 3 Pratt & Whitney R-1340 Wasp
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 2 / inzittenden: 2
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 8 / inzittenden: 11
Totaal:slachtoffers: 10 / inzittenden: 13
Botsingsslachtoffers:slachtoffers: 7
Schade: Vernield
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:Medellín-Enrique Olaya Herrera Airport (EOH) (   Colombia)
Fase: Start (TOF)
Soort vlucht:Binnenlandse lijnvlucht
Vliegveld van vertrek:Medellín-Enrique Olaya Herrera Airport (EOH/SKMD), Colombia
Vliegveld van aankomst:Bogotá-Techo Airport, Colombia
Beschrijving:
Two Ford 5-AT Tri-Motor passenger planes were destroyed in a collision at Medellín-Enrique Olaya Herrera Airport (EOH), Colombia. Seventeen occupants were killed.
Tri-Motor F-31, operated by SACO, swung off the runway during takeoff run and struck a SCADTA Ford Tri-Motor, registered C-31 that was taxiing towards the runway. Both aircraft caught fire. All seven on board the SCADTA plane were killed. Ten of 13 occupants of the SACO plane were killed.
Among those killed on the SACO plane were: Capt Ernesto Samper Mendoza (pilot), Carlos Gardel (47, singer, actor), and Alfredo Le Pera (35, lyricist).

Bronnen:
» Aviacol.net > Servicio Aéreo Colombiano - SACO
» El Tiempo - 25 June 1935


Foto's

Add your photo of this accident or aircraft

Kaart
Deze kaart geeft het vliegveld van vetrek weer en de geplande bestemming van de vlucht. De lijn tussen de vliegvelden geeft niet de exacte vliegroute weer.
De afstand tussen Medellín-Enrique Olaya Herrera Airport en Bogotá-Techo Airport bedraagt 237 km (148 miles).

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.
languages: languages

Share